Appeal to Use NOTA in Panchayat Polls

  • Activists of Sahyadri Sanchaya, which is spearheading a campaign against Yettinahole diversion project, campaigned in Belthangady, Puttur and Bantwal taluks.
  • They made an appeal to voters to exercise NOTA (None of The Above) option in panchayat polls. The activists said that no political party in Dakshina Kannada has taken up the Yettinahole issue seriously.
  • They said that the project would affect the tributaries of the Netravathi.