Kumaraswamy slumps in popularity as Karnataka CM

Kumaraswamy slumps in popularity as Karn...

Barely four months after the HD Kumaraswamy government took over, around 35 per cent of respondents interviewed by the India Today-Axis-My-India PSE survey expressed dissatisfaction with the ruling JDS-Congress coalition.

Some 28 per cent rated it average and 23 good, the poll, with a sample size of 11,480, found.

As high as 55 per cent of PSE respondents in Karnataka preferred Narendra Modi as the next prime minister. Rahul Gandhi won 42 per cent votes for the PM's job.

Drinking water and sanitation followed by agricultural problems and price rise are major issues for Karnataka residents, the PSE showed.

In assembly elections in May this year, the BJP secured 104 of the 224 seats, the Congress 80 and the JDS 37.


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