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.
Fernandes, a former Union minister and Rajya Sabha member, died at a private hospital in Mangaluru on Monday. He was 80, family sources said.
The newly sworn-in cabinet will hold its first meeting at 4.30 pm today with the cheif minister and portfolio distribution is likely to be announced in another couple of days.
Moily's remarks assume significance as many leaders of the G-23 have either distanced themselves from it or have been silent following the letter they wrote last year