Citizens often run to the MLA for sorting out every small issue — from potholes to drinking water. But what exactly is the role of a Member of the Legislative Assembly? And how does the voter know if he is carrying it out responsibly?
Put two young spirited celebrities together with an articulate MP and discuss elections and you are going to get a good conversation. Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Nicole Faria, Michelle Patrao and I had a half hour chat on May 2nd, webcast at rajeev.in.
Ex-Mayor and BJP candidate from Shanthinagar, Murthy blames the lack of cooperation from the previous MLA and councillors for the woes of the constituency; says, his experience as mayor and corporator will help him solve problems.
The BPAC endorsed MLA candidates are happy that they can reach out to educated middle class, especially the IT crowd.
The chosen 14 were selected based on public service record and background and capacity.
Unrestrained construction has destroyed farm lands and water sources around Sarjapura while introducing safety and connectivity problems. But neither the government nor the real estate developers seem to care.