• search
For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

PM Modi congratulates Bommai, hails Yediyurappa's 'monumental contribution'

Google Oneindia News

New Delhi, July 28: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Basavaraj Bommai on taking oath as the new chief minister of Karnataka, and said he brings with him rich legislative and administrative experience.

In his tweets, Modi also lauded Bommai''s predecessor B S Yediyurappa, saying no words will ever do justice to his "monumental contribution" to the BJP and growth of its members.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

For decades, he toiled hard, travelled across all parts of Karnataka and struck a chord with people. He is admired for his commitment to social welfare, the prime minister said, praising the veteran leader.

Congratulating Bommai, the prime minister said, "He brings with him rich legislative and administrative experience. I am confident he will build on the exceptional work done by our Government in the state. Best wishes for a fruitful tenure."

    Basavaraj Bommai takes oath as the new Chief Minister of Karnataka| Who is he | Oneindia News

    The 61-year-old leader was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot at the Raj Bhavan.

    For Daily Alerts
    Best Deals and Discounts
    Get Instant News Updates
    Notification Settings X
    Time Settings
    Clear Notification X
    Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
    Settings X