Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Siddaramaiah assets worth over Rs 20 cr; Kumaraswamy Rs 167 cr

Apr 21, 2018, 02:01 PM IST

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: As polls near, the contestants are filing their nominations and indicating what their assets are. While Siddaramaaih filed his nomination from Chamuneshwari constituency in Mysuru, Kumaraswamy"filed papers from Ramanagara as well as Channapatna.



Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: As per his affidavit filed along with the nomination for the May 12 assembly elections, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and his family have assets worth over Rs 20 crore.


Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: State JDS chief H D Kumaraswamy declared his and his wife's assets totalling more than Rs 167 crore. Their liabilities stood at over Rs 103 crores.


Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Assets (movable and immovable) of Siddaramaiah stood at Rs 11.20 crore while that of his wife Parvathi were declared to be worth Rs 7.60 crore. They have also declared assets worth Rs 1.55 crore under Hindu Undivided Family (HUF).


Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Siddaramaih stated his occupation to be a politician and that of his wife as housewife. He declared that they have liabilities worth Rs 2,59,92,239 and Rs 2,26,40,000 respectively.


Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Kumaraswamy, son of former prime minister and JDS supremo H D Deve Gowda, declared his movable and immovable assets at Rs 42.91 crore and that of his wife at Rs 124.22 crore.


Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Kumaraswamy's occupation was mentioned as a public servant"and an agriculturist, and his wife an entrepreneur. According to the affidavits, they have liabilities of about Rs 2,94,75,198 and Rs 1,01,93,09,364 respectively.


Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: The ruling Congress party`s richest nominee is D.K. Shivakumar who has declared assets worth over Rs 700 crore. Shivakumar, 55, declared his income and assets and that of his wife, Usha`s, to be Rs 730 crore. In addition, he also disclosed the assets and income of his daughter Aisshwarya to be over Rs 100 crore.