Former Karnataka chief minister SM Krishna joins BJP, heaps praise on Narendra Modi


Congress leader and former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna on Wednesday joined the BJP and heaped praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. BJP President Amit Shah presented the party membership slip to Krishna in New Delhi. PTI


Krishna formally became a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of party president Amit Shah. The former Karnataka chief minister left the Congress earlier saying he was feeling neglected.


"I am feeling grateful on joining the BJP. Now, a great India has emerged under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Amit Shah," Krishna told the media. Union Minister of Statistics and Programme Implementation Sadananda Gowda is also seen. PTI

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Updated Date: Mar 23, 2017 14:08:40 IST

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