Continuing its attack on the ruling BJP in Karnataka over the alleged Bitcoin scam, the Congress on Wednesday demanded that Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai clearly state that no irregularities have taken place.
The party once again demanded a judicial probe by a sitting judge.
Days after the Bengaluru police issued a statement that no large-scale irregularities took place, as claimed by the Congress, the opposition party said there were confusing statements coming from the government.
“The Chief Minister says that Congress is trying to keep a non-issue alive, whereas Revenue Minister R Ashoka says that the case should be handed over to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID),” State Congress working president Ramalinga Reddy said in a press conference.
Referring to media reports quoting some BJP ministers as saying that the Congress will be in trouble if the…