The strong man from BJP and also a close associate of BS Yedyurappa Murugesh Nirani is in news for his political flipflops in Karnataka. Known for his loyalty to Yedyurappa, Nirani has also met Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar. The meering has raised the speculations on his support to the BJP candidates in the coming Assembly Elections on 5th May 2013.
Nirani is presently the Minister for Major and Medium Industries in Shettar Government. The BJP high command also started hectic deliberations to retain as many leaders as possible under it's fold.
The BJP has already pacified Ministers such as Umesh Katti, Basavaraj Bommai and V Somanna to stay back with the Party.