The two staff members are accused of pasting the poster and have been given a notice to attend the hearing on October 1. CCB issued notice to Sanjay and Vishwa Murthy.
The Congress had launched a Pay CM campaign against the state government in the wake of the 40% commission allegation. At the national level, the Pay CM campaign had created a huge debate.
Former president of KPCC social media department B. R. The activists including Naidu were arrested by the police. Opposition leader Siddaramaiah, KPCC president D. K. Sivakumar, Leader of Opposition in Parishad B. K. Congress leaders including Hari Prasad expressed their outrage by putting up posters.
Meanwhile, CM Basavaraja Bommai himself was the kendamandal for the Pay CM campaign. Some, like Minister Sudhakar Adi on behalf of the CM, expressed displeasure that Congress is auctioning the dignity of the state through the campaign.
In response to the Pay CM campaign, the BJP also released a book called Bhrashtaramaiah. Congress had expressed opposition by making a list of scams of the time. Now once again KPCC has issued a police notice to the staff.