Comments on: State elections loom in Karnataka, a state split wide open Perspectives on South Asian politics Thu, 02 Jun 2016 08:03:22 +0000 hourly 1 By: Woman21 Fri, 12 Apr 2013 15:31:29 +0000 I am not sure if one defeat can wipe out BJP! However, it would be a test of maturity of the voter. Will they re-elect a corrupt person just because he belongs their caste? I hope Karnataka doesn’t go the Bihar way where Yadav’s 15 years rule had ruined the entire state? Re-election of Yeddyurappa may mean continuation of his corrupt policies with even more defiance……..