Mangaluru, Sep 17, 2019:While DK’s minister in charge in Mangaluru is Kota Srinivas Poojary, Basavaraj Bommai will be in charge of Udupi and Haveri. It was anounced in a list from CM on September 16, Monday.
DCM Ashwathnarayana has been put in charge of Chikkaballapura and Ramanagara districts, both with a considerable population of Vokkaligas.
The BJP has strategically chosen the district in charge ministers to meet caste combinations and also indicate that the leader appointed are well known in the regions allotted to them.
List of district in-charge ministers:
BS Yediyurappa: Bengaluru Urban/Dr CN Ashwathnarayana: Ramanagara and Chikkaballpura/ Laxman Sangappa Savadi: Ballari and Koppala/ Govind Karjol: Bagalakote and Kalaburgi/ KS Eshwarappa: Shivamogga and Davangere/ R Ashoka: Bengaluru Rural and Mandya/ Jagadish Shettar: Belagavi and Hubballi-Dharwad/ B Sriramulu: Raichur and Chitradurga/ Suresh Kumar: Chamarajanagar/ V Somanna: Mysuru and Kodagu/ CT Ravi: Chikkamagaluru/ Basavaraj Bommai: Udupi and Haveri/ Kota Srinivas Poojary: DK Mangaluru / JC Madhuswamy: Tumakuru and Hassan/ Chandrakantgouda Patil: Vijayapura and Gadag/ H Nagesh: Kolar/ Prabhu Chavan: Bidar and Yadgir/ Shashikala Jolle: Uttara Kannada