The mother of the victim hails from Mysuru had approached the Karnataka High Court alleging that three pastors had sexually abused her daughter. The court had ordered the Karnataka police to take up the case.
CM Kumaraswamy stood in the defence of tourism minister Sa.Ra Mahesh asserting that the police officer 'disrespected the minister' leading to such incidents. He also said that 'disrespecting the state tourism minister is equal to disrespecting the CM'.
J.N.Ganesh, the Karnataka MLA who was reported to have hit Anand Singh with a bottle in Eagleton resort, has come out and denied the allegations against him and claimed that there was no scuffle between the MLAs
Anand Singh has now been admitted to a private hospital in Bengaluru for further treatment. Several Congress leaders met Anand Singh in the hospital but refuted any claims of fighting between the two Congress leaders.