Hubballi: Seven members were reportedly at Durgadevi Betta near Anegundi in district on Sunday.
According to a complaint lodged at Gangavathi Rural police station, 25 people from Bommanahalli of Sindagi taluk were touring the area. Of them, seven were kidnapped at gunpoint. The kidnapped members include Shivamma Guranna Havalagi, 38; Sharamma Sharanegouda Biradar, 62; Shreedevi Mahadevappa Pujari, 40; Shashikala Shivanna Doddamani, 25; Shivanna Doddamani, 28, and Rajugouda Patil Gundagi, 40. Another victim is yet to be identified.
According to the complaint, Shivamma was set to get elected as president for the third consecutive time. To ensure that Shivamma is not elected, the opposition reportedly kidnapped them.
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