Up to date: Oct 09, 2019 23:51 IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 9 (ANI): Congress on Wednesday appointed former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah because the Chief of Opposition (LoP) within the Legislative Meeting within the state whereas celebration chief SR Patil was appointed because the LoP within the Legislative Council.
“Congress President Sonia Gandhi has appointed Siddaramaiah because the Chief of Opposition (LoP) within the Legislative meeting and SR Patil because the LoP within the Legislative Council in Karnataka with rapid impact,” a Congress press launch stated.
“The Get together appreciates the contribution of Siddaramaiah as member of the Congress Working Committee,” the press launch stated.
BS Yediyurappa was sworn-in because the chief minister of Karnataka in July this yr following the collapse of the Congress-JD(S) authorities. HD Kumaraswamy was the chief minister of the state within the coalition authorities however he misplaced the belief vote.
Siddaramaiah was chief minister of Karnataka from 2013 to 2018. (ANI)