No Muslim Candidates For BJP, Says Karnataka Minister

"We might give the party ticket to any community among Hindus. Whoever we might give it to -- maybe Lingayats, Kurubas, Vokkaligas, or Brahmins but definitely, it will not be given to Muslims," Eshwarappa told media on Sunday.

KS Eshwarappa is a Karnataka Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Minister.

Belagavi (Karnataka):

Karnataka Minister and BJP leader KS Eshwarappa said that the party ticket might be given to Hindu candidates from any community but not to a Muslim.

"We might give the party ticket to any community among Hindus. Whoever we might give it to -- maybe Lingayats, Kurubas, Vokkaligas, or Brahmins but definitely, it will not be given to Muslims," KS Eshwarappa told media on Sunday.

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KS Eshwarappa is a Karnataka Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Minister.