Congress President Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, Andhra CM N Chandrababu Naidu, Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao to be among the guests invited for Karnataka CM designate HD Kumaraswamy on May 23 for oath taking.
Rahul Gandhi said I had a warm and cordial meeting this evening, in Delhi, with Shri H D Kumaraswamy We discussed the political situation in Karnataka and other matters of mutual interest. I will be attending his swearing-in as CM of Karnataka, on Wednesday, in Bengaluru.
Kumaraswamy assured Rahul Gandhi that he’ll continue to seek guidance both on governance & policy & welfare issues which is the agenda of Congress & JD(S) coalition. For both of them, it is not a quest for power but for development of Karnataka. It was an extremely cordial & warm meeting. HD Kumaraswamy sought blessings from Sonia Gandhi as an elder & head of the family. He thanked Rahul Gandhi for taking steps to form the coalition & offering CM’s post to him despite Congress having the larger numbers.