Karnataka CM Bommai to visit flooded Uttara Kannada today; Delhi tomorrow

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On his first trip outside the capital as CM, Bommai visited the graves of his father – S R Bommai, former chief minister, and mother Gangamma in Amargol, Hubballi-Dharwad to pay tribute to them.

He also made a stop at the city’s Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) office ‘Keshav Kunj’.

Bommai stated that he would make “honest efforts” to develop infrastructure and industries in the twin cities, with recommendations from Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi and Shettar among others.

Uttara Kannada District

Later, Bommai is scheduled to visit flood-affected areas in the state in Yellapur, Karwar, and Ankola located in Uttara Kannada district. He will assess the damages caused by floods during the rains last fortnight and inspect steps taken by the authorities after meeting MLAs and top officials during the day.

During his visit to Uttara Kannada to assess flood-related damage, Chief Minister Basavaraja Bommai took a pause at the Yellapur Taluk Hospital where he inspected the Covid-19 vaccination centre. 

The CM also met doctors, and other health professionals on duty at the hospital and instructed them to ensure good care and treatment to those admitted and seeking outpatient aid.

Karnataka chief minister Basavaraj Bommai visited the flood-affected area of Karwar in Uttara Kannada district on Thursday afternoon.
Delhi Visit

The CM also plans to go to Delhi on Friday to meet the High Command and senior leaders of BJP. 

“I will visit Delhi tomorrow (Friday) to get the blessings of the PM (Narendra Modi), Home Minister (Amit Shah), Rajnath Singh and J P Nadda. Within two-three days after that, I will meet them again after taking their appointment. We will discuss cabinet formation after which ministers will be picked,”

CM Bommai in Hubbali