‘Mangloor se aaya mera dushman, dushman ko…’

Those watching the widening fissures in the ruling coalition in Karnataka will not fail to be struck by one simple similarity. The Congress-JD(S) coalition began to fall apart thanks to the statements of the state Congress president, Janardhan Poojary, a Mangalorean. And the man at the centre of the current row is the state BJP president, D.V. Sadananda Gowda, a Mangalorean.