It’s true. God helps those who help themselves.

“Janata seve, Janardhana seve,” goes the old saying. Meaning, serving the people is like serving god.

In the anticipation of the former, Karnataka’s Family No. 1 is currently steeped in the latter. Former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda accompanied by his eldest son H.D. Revanna took off from Bangalore for a whirlwind temple tour in Tamil Nadu yesterday.

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Cheaper jet fuel at the Deve Gowda petrol bunk?