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Campaigning at Deepanjalinagar

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At the INC India workers meet. We're hoping to sweep all #Bengaluru parliamentary seats this time!

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Filing my nomination

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At the Aadhaar enrolment centre in Koramangala

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I met his Holiness Dr. Sree Sree Shivakumara Swamiji, the head of Sree Siddaganga Mutt in Tumkur District and the founder of the Sree Siddaganga Education Society. Swamiji, even at the age of 107, is known for his philanthropic work.

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Campaign Rally with R V Devaraj

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Bike Rally organised by R V Devaraj on Sunday, 16 March, 2014

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Understanding the concerns of women in Bengaluru South. Vijayanagar Padyatra

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At the rathotsava in Venkatarama temple

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Speaking to the women in Govindarajanagar

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Meeting residents in Govindarajanagar

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A game of badminton during the Padayatra on Sunday 16 March, 2014

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Playing cricket at the Padayatra on Sunday, 16 March, 2014

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Launching Ideas For Bengaluru at the Christ University

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An interaction with the students at Christ University.

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Speaking to the residents at Sterling Terraces Apartment, Banashankari

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Together with the residents at Sterling Terrace Apartments in Banashankari

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Together with the residents at Sterling Terrace Apartments in Banashankari

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Talking about Ideas for Bengaluru at the Christ University

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Answering the QnA at Raheja Residency

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Answering the QnA at the Christ University

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Explaining Aadhaar and why it's an anti-corruption platform to the students at Christ University

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Addressing the resients at St. Johns Woods

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Discussing the Ideas for Bengaluru with residents at St. Johns Woods

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Discussing the problems faced by Bengalurians at St Johns Woods

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Together with the residents at St Johns Woods

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Talking to the residents at Raheja Residency

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Discussing the Ideas for Bengaluru with residents at Raheja Residency

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Interacting with the residents at Raheja Residency

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Answering the QnA at Raheja Residency

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Understanding what Bengalurians want at Raheja Residency

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At the Koramangala Playground

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A great discussion at the Koramangala Playground

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At CPWD HSR Layout talking about why I want to enter politics

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Meeting residents in Madivala

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The residents in Madiwala walk me around their area

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Great hospitality at my colleague's driver's house in Madiwala

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A wonderful discussion around aspirations in Madiwala

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The women in Madiwala share their dreams

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Listening to the aspirations of parents for their children

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Being offered refreshments by the lady of the house in Madivala

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Together with the residents in Madiwala

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Connecting with the people at Madiwala

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Attending the annual day celebrations at Al-Ameen Evening PU College

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Receiving a warm welcome at Al Ameen Evening PU College

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Greeting the students at Al Ameen Evening PU College

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A proud moment! Hoisting the Indian National Flag at St. Johns Hospital

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Saluting the Tiranga at St. Johns Hospital and resolving to give back to the country

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Our glorious Indian flag sways amidst our Benguluru's greenery

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At K R Park Basvanagudi

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Young artists participating at Colorothon in K R Park Basvanagudi

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My humble attempt at understanding art. K R Park, Basvanagudi

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The artist is pleased when I congratulate her on her work. At K R Park, Basavanagudi

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Giving the key note address at the Times Literary Festival

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At the inauguration of the Drishti Mobile Clinic in Koramangala

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At the Drishti Mobile Clinic inauguration in Koramangala

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At the Global Institute of Technology launching the Solar PV R&D Center. A student shows me our selfie.

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Rohini speaks about women empowerment at JITO

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After filing my nominations

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Rohini campaigns in spite of a fractured arm

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Rohini with the young ladies in my constituency

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Rohini campaigning door-to-door for me

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Speaking at the Jain International Trade Organization's (JITO) Annual 2014 Conference

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At the Siddaganga Mutt

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At the Siddaganga Mutt

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His Holiness Dr. Sree Sree Shivakumara Swamiji enrolling for Aadhaar in Tumkur.

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Campiagning in Jayanagar

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Campiagning in Jayanagar

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Campiagning in Jayanagar

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Campiagning in Padmanabhanagar

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UB Venkatesh and I meet the famous writer Baragur Ramachandrappa at his residence in JP Nagar on Tuesday.

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Joing a Laughter Club in their morning session in Katriguppe and Girinagar wards

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Campaigning in Katriguppe and Girinagar wards

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Campaigning in Katriguppe and Girinagar wards

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Campaigning in Katriguppe and Girinagar wards

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Interacted with many residents in Vijayanagar who were curious about my ideas for the development of Bengaluru.

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Talking about my plans for Bengaluru in Chandra Layout

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A warm welcome at Nayandahalli

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Walk in Lakshman Rao Park

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I got to interact with senior citizens, young adults, and young professionals in Jayanagar Constituency.

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Met Retired Chief Justice Shri M. N. Venkatachaliah at his house and got some insights from him.

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A hot masala dosa at Maiyas followed by an interaction with residents and journalists.

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Renowned theatre personality, Girish Karnad; famous Kannada writer, K.Marulasiddappa; prominent movie actor-politician Mukhya Mantri Chandru; M.C Venugopal, President of the OBC wing of Congress; and G. K Govind Rao, actor and writer campaign for me.

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Renowned theatre personality, Girish Karnad; famous Kannada writer, K.Marulasiddappa; prominent movie actor-politician Mukhya Mantri Chandru; M.C Venugopal, President of the OBC wing of Congress; and G. K Govind Rao, actor and writer campaign for me.

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Renowned theatre personality, Girish Karnad; famous Kannada writer, K.Marulasiddappa; prominent movie actor-politician Mukhya Mantri Chandru; M.C Venugopal, President of the OBC wing of Congress; and G. K Govind Rao, actor and writer campaign for me.

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Renowned theatre personality, Girish Karnad; famous Kannada writer, K.Marulasiddappa; prominent movie actor-politician Mukhya Mantri Chandru; M.C Venugopal, President of the OBC wing of Congress; and G. K Govind Rao, actor and writer campaign for me.

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Renowned theatre personality, Girish Karnad; famous Kannada writer, K.Marulasiddappa; prominent movie actor-politician Mukhya Mantri Chandru; M.C Venugopal, President of the OBC wing of Congress; and G. K Govind Rao, actor and writer campaign for me.

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A game with the local soccer team at BTM

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Actresses Jayamala and Bhavya campaign for me

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At a park in Vijayanagar with Krishnappa and Priya Krishna.

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At Padmanabhanagar

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At the Padmanabhanagar Youth Congress meeting

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At the park in BTM Layout

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Audience response for my speech at BPAC

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Basavangudi Road Show

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With a happy supporter at the Basavangudi Road Show

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Basavangudi Road Show

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Addressing the residents of Bengaluru South at BPAC

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Breakfast at BTM

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Bus Day 4 April, 2014

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Campaigning in BTM Layout

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Campaigning in Jayanagar

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Campaigning in Nayandahalli

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Coffee break at Sri Devi Veg Restaurant

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En route Viveknagar to Ejipura Road show

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Girish Karnad and other stars campaign for me

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Girish Karnad campaigns for me

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At the KSRP Quarters

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Meeting the women in South Bengaluru

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On the BPAC panel

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Breakfast at BTM

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Press Conference at SM Krishna residence

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Roadshow at Miliaznagar

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Roadshow at Yarubanagar

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Rohini campaigns in a park and meets a laughter club members

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TWN Volunteers in action

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On the Venkatapura Main Road

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At Vindhya Infotech

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With Krishnappa and Priya Krishna in Vijayanagar

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With Krishnappa and Priya Krishna in Vijayanagar

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With the man responsible for getting me into public life

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One star campaigner with another

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Stimulating conversation with Shri Vishvesha Teertha Swamiji of Pejawar Mutt

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Rohini campaigns with Girish Karnad and Chaithanya

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Rohini shops in Chickpet on the eve of Ugadi

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Speaking at the National Games Village

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Taking the bus to Jayanagar

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Students campaign for me in Jayanagar

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At Teachers Colony

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At Vindhya Infotech

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With Vinay, a software professional, on Bus Day April 4, 2014

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Campaigning with K Chandrashekar in Basavanagudi

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Beating the April heat!

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My old house in Jayanagar

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Rohini seeking our neighbour Dr. Devi Shetty's support

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With a young Bengalurian at a Koramangala event

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On Bus Day. Took a bus from Bommanahalli to Lalbagh

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Getting blessings at the Shivaratri festival. Had a slight cold from the travelling, but the celebrations and crowds revived me!

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Lunch at the Christ University canteen. Had a chance to interact with the students there, hear their plans for their future.