After the meeting with PM Modi and Union Minister Amit Shah, Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa will set for the Cabinet expansion on August 20. The meeting will be held at Vidhana Soudha, the total between 12 to 18 legislators are expected to swear in as Ministers at the Bhavan.
CM has visited New Delhi for debating the clearance of Cabinet expansion. While the first round of Cabinet will induct the 16-18 members of posts vacant to accommodate Congress and JD(S) (disqualified MLAs) rebels.
Although Mr. Yediyurappa took the CM post on July 26. While Congress and JD(S) have constantly taunted him over this and accused him of being unable to manage the situation on his own amid devastating floods in the State.
CM had visited national capital in perilously for approval of Cabinet expansion, but he no permission was granted due to food situation and BJP leaders too were busy with the death of veteran leader Sushma Swaraj.
CM sought PM Modi and various Union Ministers from the Centre for flood relief. While expediting development projects in the state.