Sonia Gandhi today joined her son Rahul Gandhi's "Bharat Jodo Yatra" in BJP-ruled Karnataka, participating in a public event after a long gap because of her health. The Congress president walked briefly before getting into one of the cars accompanying her.
The selection of Chief Minister of Karnataka has now reached Delhi. The Congress observers of the Center who collected the opinion of the new MLAs in the Congress Legislative Party meeting yesterday have now submitted it to the Congress High Command including Mallikarjun Kharge, Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. In this background, DK Shivakumar (DK Shivakumar) and Siddaramaiah (Siddaramaiah), who are vying for the position of CM, have been given High Command Bulao. DK Shivakumar, who is now leaving for Delhi, held a press conference. The high command will decide who will be the CM. All the MLAs who won are ours, I don't have anyone,' said Shivakumar in the press conference.
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Congress is heading for a landslide victory in the Karnataka Assembly Elections and the celebrations have already begun in full swing at the Congress offices across the country. The Congress leader today got emotional as he remembered tough times in jail when Sonia Gandhi came to visit him as he talked to the media after Congress crossed the majority mark in the state.
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As the high-pitched and often acrimonious campaign for the Karnataka Assembly polls came to a close, the Election Commission issued a letter to Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge asking to provide clarification and take rectification measures over Sonia Gandhi's ‘Karnataka sovereignty’ remark. The BJP had previously filed a complaint regarding the same and had asked the EC to take action against Sonia Gandhi.
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Eight Congress MLAs were sworn in as ministers in the Karnataka Cabinet during the oath-taking ceremony in Bengaluru on Saturday. Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot administered the oath of office and secrecy to the MLAs at the swearing-in ceremony held at the Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru. Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge's son Priyank Kharge, party's MLAs G Parameshwara and MB Patil were among the eight MLAs. The other MLAs who took oath included KH Muniyappa, KJ George, Satish Jarkiholi, Ramalinga Reddy and BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan. Congress leader Siddaramaiah was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Karnataka for the second time on Saturday after the party's sweeping victory in the Assembly elections. DK Shivakumar was sworn in as only Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka.
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Veteran Congress leader Siddaramaiah took oath as the new chief minister of Karnataka. DK Shivakumar took oath as the deputy CM of the state.
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Karnataka Congress on Saturday released the first list of cabinet ministers. Apart from CM designate Siddaramaiah and Deputy CM designate DK Shivakumar six other ministers are likely to take the oath.
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A day before the oath taking ceremony Karnataka Chief Minister-designate Siddaramaiah and his deputy DK Shivakumar left for New Delhi.
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The Congress on Thursday has chosen Siddaramaiah as the next chief minister of Karnataka, and KPCC president DK Shivakumar as his deputy. Senior Congress leader KC Venugopal formally announced that Siddaramaiah will be Karnataka's next Chief Minister and DK Shivakumar will be his solo deputy. In a press conference, Venugopal said that Shivakumar will continue as the KPCC president.
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The Congress has shot past the halfway mark as votes are being counted for the Karnataka election today. The Congress has asked all its MLAs to reach Bengaluru as leads placed it across the halfway mark. Congress's Siddaramaiah said that he is sure of the party crossing the 120 mark.
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The Aam Aadmi Party has won in the Jalandhar Lok Sabha constituency with a grand margin of over 58,000 votes. In a four-cornered contest, Sushil Kumar Rinku, a former Congress MLA from the Jalandhar West constituency in the previous assembly who switched to AAP, defeated his closest rival, Congress's Karamjit Kaur. Notably, Kaur is the wife of Santokh Chaudhary, whose death during the Bharat Jodo Yatra necessitated the by-poll.
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A video from the Bharat Jodo Yatra is going viral on social media. In the video, Congress's interim president is seeing walking during the padayatra and Rahul Gandhi joins her. After a few minutes of..