BJP invited to form govt, Congress moves SC
Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala invited former Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa to form the government based on his election as Leader of the BJP Legislature Party.
Mr. Yeddyurappa will take oath as the 29th Chief Minister of Karnataka in contrast the Congress approached the Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra, seeking an urgent hearing of its petition challenging the Governor’s decision
The decision of governor is expected to intensify the political slugfest after the people’s mandate threw up a hung Assembly.
Did you Know
B.S. Yeddyurappa will take the oath for the third time as Chief Minister of Karnataka. He was the first person from the Bhartiya Janata Party to become the Chief Minister of a South Indian state.