Monday, October 14, 2019
facebook
Nation

Posted at: Oct 9, 2019, 9:08 PM; last updated: Oct 9, 2019, 10:32 PM (IST)

Congress appoints Siddaramaiah as LoP in Karnataka Assembly, SR Patil in Council

Congress appoints Siddaramaiah as LoP in Karnataka Assembly, SR Patil in Council
Siidaramiah. PTI file photo

Tribune News Service
New Delhi, October

The Congress on Wednesday appointed former chief minister Siddaramaiah as Leader of Opposition in Karnataka Assembly and ex-minister SR Patil in Legislative Council.

"Congress president has appointed Siddaramaiah as leader of the opposition in the Legislative Assembly and SR Patil as leader of opposition in the Legislative Council in Karnataka with immediate effect," a party statement said.

Siddaramaiah now ceases to be a member of the Congress Working Committee, the highest decision-making body of the party.

"The party appreciates the contribution of Shri Siddaramaiah as member of the Congress Working Committee," the party statement further said. With PTI

COMMENTS

All readers are invited to post comments responsibly. Any messages with foul language or inciting hatred will be deleted. Comments with all capital letters will also be deleted. Readers are encouraged to flag the comments they feel are inappropriate.
The views expressed in the Comments section are of the individuals writing the post. The Tribune does not endorse or support the views in these posts in any manner.
‘Soorma’ puts up a good fightHaryana polls 2019

‘Soorma’ puts up a good fight

13 Oct 2019 | 7:29 AM
‘Parallel event aimed at dividing Sikhs’Guru’s 550th birth anniversary

‘Parallel event aimed at dividing Sikhs’

13 Oct 2019 | 6:45 AM
Winning hearts, minds, surviving assassination bidTRYSTS AND TURNS

Winning hearts, minds, surviving assassination bid

13 Oct 2019 | 7:54 AMby Julio Ribeiro
Military Matters

The Chambal challenge

13 Oct 2019 | 7:54 AMby Lt Gen Harwant Singh (retd)
Share On