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Governor invites Yeddyurappa to form government

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Bengaluru: BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa talks to the press after he was elected to the Karnataka Assembly from Shikaripura by 35,397 votes; in Bengaluru on May 15, 2018. Yeddyurappa, 75, defeated Congress nominee Goni Malatesha and seven others in his home constituency. (Photo: IANS) by .
Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa resigned on Saturday before facing a crucial trust vote in the Karnataka Assembly with numbers stacked against the BJP in the newly elected House (Photo: IANS)

On Thursday, only Yeddyurappa will take oath at a simple ceremony in the ‘Glass House’ on the lawns of the Raj Bhavan in the city centre amid tight security….reports Asian Lite News

Vajubhai Vala. (File Photo: IANS) by .
Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala. (File Photo: IANS)

Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala on Wednesday invited BJP legislative party leader B.S. Yeddyurappa to form the new government and to take oath as Chief Minister on Thursday, a party spokesman said.

“We received a communique from the Raj Bhavan, inviting Yeddyurappa to form the government and take oath at 9.30 a.m.,” BJP state unit spokesman Vamanacharya said.

Only Yeddyurappa will take oath at a simple ceremony in the ‘Glass House’ on the lawns of the Raj Bhavan in the city centre amid tight security.

Bengaluru: BJP's chief ministerial candidate in Karnataka B. S. Yeddyurappa along with party leaders Ananth Kumar, Prakash Javadekar and Muralidhar Rao, meets Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala to stake claim to form the government though the party is eight seats short of a majority in the Assembly; in Bengaluru on May 16, 2018. (Photo: IANS) by .
B. S. Yeddyurappa along with party leaders Ananth Kumar, Prakash Javadekar and Muralidhar Rao, meets Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala to stake claim to form the government though the party is eight seats short of a majority in the Assembly (Photo: IANS)

The Governor has invited party’s leaders and newly-elected legislators to the oath-taking ceremony,” added Vamanacharya.

There was, however, no official communique from the Raj Bhavan to the media till the filing of this report.