Angry farmers may choose NOTA in Karnataka elections
Updated : May 07, 2018 12:49 PM IST
Farmers are upset with the existing crop of MLAs, the “empty promises of politicians” and their economic distress.
Sugarcane farmers said they are facing acute economic misery because their arrears are mounting and cane prices are dropping.
But NOTA has its limitations because even if there are 50% NOTA votes, the candidate with the higher number of the remaining votes wins the election.
Have you signed up for Primo, our daily newsletter?
It has all the stories and data on the market, business, economy and tech that you need to know.
THANK YOU! You made our day. See you every morning
YOUR EMAIL IS ON ITS WAY. Check your inbox for future updates.
To keep watching CNBC-TV18, India's No. 1 English Business News Channel, call your Cable or DTH Operator and subscribe now for just Rs. 4 per month. You can also subscribe to CNBC-TV18 Prime HD for Re 1/- per month.Find out more