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BJP MLA M Jayaram defies lockdown, hosts birthday party for hundreds of people


Sneha Shah | Apr 11, 2020 16:18

BJP MLA M Jayaram from Karnataka defied rules of the lockdown as he celebrated his 51st birthday on April 10 during a party attended by hundreds of guests.
BJP MLA M Jayaram interacting with children during his birthday party

BJP MLA M Jayaram from Karnataka defied rules of the lockdown as he celebrated his 51st birthday on April 10 at a village in Tumkuru District during a party thrown by him and attended by hundreds of guests.  At the party, social distancing went for a toss as people mingled while wishing the MLA and having food.

The BJP leader wore a turban and white hand gloves, while cutting the cake during the party, which included many children as well. The birthday was reportedly celebrated in a house compound at Ankalakuppe village in Gubbi taluka. Hundreds of the MLA’s supporters also gathered at the party to felicitate him.

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As Jayaram’s birthday coincided with the Hanuman Jayanti function, food was served to the people who gathered at the Anjaneya Swamy temple in the adjacent Manikuppe village. Social distancing went for a toss when food was served and the villagers made a bee-line to grab the food packets.