Principal Secretary of the Department of Water Resources and district in-charge D. Satyamurthy has told officials to make proper arrangements for the function to be addressed by Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa in the city on November 9.

Mr. Yeddyurappa will be in the city to distribute saris to beneficiaries under the Bhagyalakshmi scheme.

Mr. Satyamurthy, who held a meeting with officials of various departments here on Wednesday, also advised officials in the irrigation department to prepare and submit progress reports on various irrigation schemes and projects being taken up in the district.

Deputy Commissioner Ekroop Caur and Chief Executive Officer of the zilla panchayat Govindraju were present.