In the winter session of the Parliament, the Muslim Women's (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill was passed in the Lok Sabha, but was stalled in the Rajya Sabha by the Opposition parties.
"Jahan pura desh, pragati ke taraf badh raha hai, Karnataka mein ulti ganga beh rahi hai (While the nation is heading towards development, the situation is completely opposite in Karnataka)," he added.
He also hit out at the state government over the recent killings of RSS (Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers in the state and said, "Chot ka jawaab vote se dena hai!" (We will retaliate to these wounds with votes). (ANI)