The Belagavi district in Karnataka that borders Maharashtra is home to a large number of Marathis. Several Marathi signs point to their presence in this disputed zone. Maharashtra has staked claims to the area ever since the region, earlier part of Bombay state, was included in Mysore state in 1956. The long-standing issue is brought up every election, this time being no different.
NDTV is one of the leaders in the production and broadcasting of un-biased and comprehensive news and entertainment programmes in India and abroad. NDTV delivers reliable information across all platforms: TV, Internet and Mobile.
Subscribe for more videos: https://www.youtube.com/user/ndtv?sub_confirmation=1
Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ndtv
Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ndtv
Download the NDTV Apps: http://www.ndtv.com/page/apps
Watch more videos: http://www.ndtv.com/video?yt