Siddaramaiah not to attend Modi's swearing-in

Updated - November 16, 2021 06:51 pm IST

Published - May 25, 2014 04:08 am IST - Bangalore:

Bangalore:12/03/2014: Chief Minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah at an interactive session with reporter in Bangalore on Wednesday. . Photo:G R N Somashekar.

Bangalore:12/03/2014: Chief Minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah at an interactive session with reporter in Bangalore on Wednesday. . Photo:G R N Somashekar.

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who had an invitation to attend Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony in Delhi on Monday, has decided not to attend the programme.

Sources in the Chief Minister’s office said the Chief Minister had received the invitation on Friday. “But, he has decided not to attend it,” sources said. Meanwhile, Janata Dal (Secular) sources said the party’s national president H.D. Deve Gowda will attend the event.

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