B. S. Yediyurappa
19th. Chief Minister of Karnataka
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Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yediyurappa, often referred to by his initials, BSY, is an Indian statesman who served as the 19th Chief Minister of Karnataka and currently serving as the Member of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly from Shikaripura constituency. He is also the only politician so far in Karnataka to have served four times as Chief Minister and three times as Leader of the Opposition in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly. He is an MLA from Shikaripura constituency in Shimoga district, from where he has been elected eight times. He is popularly referred to as Raja Huli by the media and his followers.
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BS Yediyurappa resigns: New Chief Minister of Karnataka likely to be announced todayThe names of former chief minister Jagadish Shettar and BJP MLA Aravind Bellad are doing the rounds in the party circles.
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After days of suspense, B S Yediyurappa finally resigns as Karnataka CM; 6 names shortlisted for his successorEnding months of speculation over a leadership change in Karnataka, chief minister B S Yediyurappa on Monday announced his resignation in an emotional speech during an event to commemorate two years of..
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Yediyurappa resigns: BJP changes 4 CMs in 4 monthsAs Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa tendered his resignation on Monday, it seems the BJP is on a CM-changing spree. Four CMs of the BJP have been replaced in almost as many months. However, all..
'Not out of grief, but with happiness': Yediyurappa resigns as Karnataka chief minister"Nobody pressurised me to resign. I did it on my own so that someone else can take over as CM after the completion of two years of government. I'll work to bring BJP back in power in the next election...
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BIG BREAKING: Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa resigns, says 'people lost trust in us'Ending all speculations, veteran BJP leader BS Yediyurappa resigned as Karnataka Chief Minister on Monday (July 26).
Waiting for leadership’s signal on my future as CM: B S YediyurappaA day before completing two years in office, B S Yediyurappa said on Sunday that he was still waiting for a signal from the party leadership on his future as chief minister of Karnataka and stressed..
'Once the message comes...': Yediyurappa awaits nod from high command amid replacement talksWithout explaining too much, Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa said that he will follow the party's diktats.
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'When directions come, I'll quit and work for party': Yediyurappa's fate as Karnataka CM to be decided on July 25
Is Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa resigning?Amid weeks of speculation over his exit, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa said that he will abide by the decision of the party high command
'Will abide by high command directions': Yediyurappa on future as Karnataka CMThe 78-year old Lingayat strongman also said that the party high command will give him directions on July 25 about his future as the chief minister of Karnataka.
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BSY meets PM Modi, laughs off buzz about change of CM in KarnatakaYediyurappa, who has faced frequent speculation about his time in office, laughed off the talk of a leadership change. “I don’t know of any rumour about leadership change. You tell me,” he told..
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Karnataka lockdown news: Clubs to sell liquor as takeaways, 50% staff allowed in offices - know full guidelines hereKarnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Tuesday said there will be further relaxation in lockdown restrictions in the state after June 21.
Karnataka lockdown extension: Restrictions to be lifted from June 22? CM BS Yediyurappa says THISKarnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Tuesday indicated that there will be further relaxation in lockdown restrictions in the state after June 21
No confusion in state BJP on the leadership issue: K'taka CM YediyurappaAmid speculations that he may be replaced, Karnataka chief minister B S Yediyurappa on Tuesday said there was no confusion in the state BJP on the issue of leadership and the the party was united.
Will stay at helm for rest of my tenure: Yediyurappa