Few days ahead of Durga Puja, the idol makers in Karnataka struggle to sell big idols of Goddess Durga as people decide to limit the celebration to their homes. Since 1947, twenty-two people have been Chief Minister of Mysore (as the state was known before 1 November 1973) or Karnataka. Congress leader and former Bengaluru Mayor Sampath Raj has been arrested in connection with DJ Halli and KG Halli violence case, Central Crime Branch (CCB) Joint Commissioner Sandeep Patil said. Up Next. Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa to chair meet today on reopening of schools; Covid-19 in Karnataka: With one crore+ tests, govt to shift focus outside Bengaluru Watch … There have been six instances of president's rule in Karnataka, most recently in 2007–08. This segment of Zee News brings to you discussion on concurrent issues. Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday (October 3, 2020) released names of nine candidates for biennial legislative council elections in Bihar and Karnataka. Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa termed the December 5 state-wide bandh called by pro-Kannada groups 'unnecessary' & vowed strict action against protestors burning effigies and exhibiting unruly behaviour. On September 20, the State government prohibited Class 9 to 12 students from visiting schools and pre-university colleges to meet teachers in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Karnataka has announced a three-week mid-term holiday for all types of school activities from October 12 to 30 due to reports of a surge in the number of COVID-19 cases among … One chief minister, H. D. Deve Gowda, went on to become the eleventh Prime Minister of India, while another, B. D. Jatti, served as the country's fifth Vice President. © 1998-2020 Zee Media Corporation Ltd (An Essel Group Company), All rights reserved. The state government he headed may have been a complex coalition of several parties and independents; these are not listed here. In a step to combat the spread of coronavirus, the Karnataka government on Saturday (September 20) prohibited Class 9 to 12 students from visiting schools and pre-university colleges to meet. The State Health Minister said that the use of firecrackers will increase pollution which will affect the health of those infected by coronavirus. A majority of them belonged to the Indian National Congress party, including inaugural office-holder K. Chengalaraya Reddy. As per the Constitution of India, the governor is a state's de jure head, but de facto executive authority rests with the chief minister. 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Karnataka School reopening dates likely to be decided today Karnataka Karnataka proposes law to ban online games Karnataka ‘Quadruple Therapy with Ivermectin is … As of today, cab and auto rickshaw drivers have decided to support the bandh. If all goes well for Sasikala, she could be released from prison by end of January 2021 or earlier. The Janata Party's Ramakrishna Hegde has the second-longest tenure, while the Congress's Veerendra Patil had the largest gap between two terms (over eighteen years). The longest-serving chief minister, D. Devaraj Urs, held the office for over seven years in the 1970s. The 7-time MLA from the Shivajinagar Assembly Constituency has been held in connection with Rs 4,000 crore IMA Ponzi scam case. Following elections to the Karnataka Legislative Assembly, the state's governor usually invites the party (or coalition) with a majority of seats to form the government. The next decision on reopening would be taken in the third week of December after the State technical advisory committee meets again. Upset over the Karnataka government's decision to … The deceased was a 50-years-old man who worked as a watchman at an under-construction building in Hyderabad's Madhapur. The Chief Minister of Karnataka is the chief executive of the Indian state of Karnataka. An NIA team headed by an IG-rank officer is camping at Bengaluru in connection with the investigation of these cases. In a fresh trouble for senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday raided the premises of Karnataka Congress chief in connection with the alleged. The Karnataka Bar Owners' Association has also taken a decision to support the bandh on December 5. This column only names the chief minister's party. On 1 November 1973, via the Mysore State (Alteration of Name) Act, Mysore State was renamed as, List of deputy chief ministers of Karnataka, Janata Party and Congress(I) disintegrate into frenzied bout of factionalism and power struggles, A politician with elan: Ramakrishna Hegde, 1926–2004, From the Communist Party of India (Marxist), https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_chief_ministers_of_Karnataka&oldid=985160784, Lists of Chief Ministers of Indian states, Short description is different from Wikidata, All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 24 October 2020, at 09:47.