Yeddyurappa denies Deve Gowda’s charge

Denying the former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda’s allegation that the State Government had initiated the process for acquiring 1.71 lakh acres of farmland in different districts, Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa on Tuesday again invited Mr. Gowda for talks on the issue of allotment of land for various industrial and infrastructure projects, including the Bangalore-Mysore Infrastructure Corridor (BMIC) project.

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