Bookmark Kaumudi Online  Bookmark this site  Editor@Kaumudi  |  Marketing  Print Advt rates  |  Calendar 2018        Go!    
 
 
July 17, Tuesday 2018 3:04 PM       

       HEADLINES: Police to keep eye on communal organisations                                              Tharoor supports Ramayana month observation                                              Pilgrim dies as bus hits a tree                                              Tharoor calls BJP 'narrow-minded'                                              Preetha Shaji arrested while protesting against sequestration                                              Mamata govt runs syndicate raj, says Modi; TMC hits back                                              Mother Teresa group Missionaries of Charity under investigation for baby trafficking                                              Veteran actor Rita Bhaduri passes away                                              Mayawati removes party leader                                              Trump and Putin open historic summit                                              France ends 20-year itch, lifts second FIFA World Cup                                              I feared Serena might die, says husband                                              With flags, song, pride, French celebrate unifying victory                                              Kaumudi Facebook
       INDIA Next Article: Yeddyurappa to take oath as Karnataka CM: Tweets BJP  
       Kumaraswamy slams Governor for inviting Yeddyurappa to form govt
 
         Posted on :01:30:02 May 17, 2018
   
A A
       Last edited on:01:30:02 May 17, 2018
         Tags: Kumaraswamy slams Governor for inviting Yeddy
 
Bengaluru: Hours after Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala invited BJP chief ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa to form government and prove majority within 15 days, Congress-JD(S) alliance chief ministerial candidate HD Kumaraswamy on Wednesday accused the former of encouraging horse-trading.
 
The Karnataka Governor earlier today invited Yeddyurappa to form the government in the state.
BJP leader Basavaraj Bommai also confirmed the same and said, "Governor has invited BS Yeddyurappa to form a government, official communication has been received, the Governor gave 15 days to prove majority. Oath ceremony to take place at 9 am tomorrow."
 
Calling the decision unconstitutional, Kumaraswamy said, "By giving 15 days time (to prove majority) Governor is encouraging horse-trading by BJP leaders, this is unconstitutional. We will discuss the future plan."
A letter by Governor Vala reads, ". you have been elected as the leader of the BJP legislative party of Karnataka. I am also in receipt of your letter dated 15th May 2018 staking claim to form the government."
The Governor also asked Yeddyurappa to indicate the date, time and the place for scheduling the swearing-in ceremony.
Results of the Karnataka Assembly polls announced on Tuesday evening showed that the BJP won 104 seats, emerging as the single largest party, while the Congress and JD(S) bagged 78 and 37 seats, respectively.
Soon after, the Congress announced that it would support the JD(S), taking their total seat share to 117, thus resulting in a fractured mandate. 
A A
       INDIA
Next Article: Yeddyurappa to take oath as Karnataka CM: Tweets BJP
 
 
INDIA HEADLINES
I stand with the last person in line, want to erase hatred and fear: Rahul  
Mayawati removes party leader  
TRAI recommends stricter data security rules  
SC directs Parliament to create separate law for lynching to control mob violence  
Veteran actor Rita Bhaduri passes away  
Mother Teresa group Missionaries of Charity under investigation for baby trafficking  
Mamata govt runs syndicate raj, says Modi; TMC hits back  
Tent collapses during PM's Midnapore rally, 20 injured  
Rahul writes to PM for passage of Women's Reservation Bill  
Fresh batch of pilgrims leave for Amarnath shrine  
Petrol and diesel prices set to break all-time high levels  
Temples aren't going to create jobs for tomorrow, says Sam Pitroda  
Delhi Air hostess commits suicide, family alleges dowry harassment  
BJP too has contributed to delay in projects: Mayawati hits back  
Political activist held for threatening NCP MLA  
Goyal wants businessmen to blow whistle on tax evasion  
Body of security guard found inside water tank in Delhi  
Lt Governor pitches for promoting football in Puducherry  
Child marriage stopped in UP after police intervention  
Sensex, Nifty turn choppy on weak Asian cues  
Shedding crocodile tears now without doing anything when in power, says Modi  
Lord Jagannath's chariot reaches Gundicha temple today  
Woman 'gang-raped & burnt alive' by five in Sambhal  
NGT plans to hear cases using video-conferencing  
Woman lawyer raped by senior advocate in South Delhi  
 
Do you approve of Yuva Morcha men vandalising Shashi Tharoor's office?
Yes
 
No
 
don't know
 
 
 
Home Kerala India World Business Sports Sci&Tech Education Automobile CityNews Movies Environment Letters 
© Copyright keralakaumudi Online 2011  |  Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited.
Head Office Address: Kaumudi Buildings, Pettah P.O, Trivandrum - 695024, India.
Online queries talk to Deepu Sasidharan, + 91 98472 38959 or Email deepu[at]kaumudi.com
Customer Service -Advertisement Disclaimer Statement   |  Copyright Policy