Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, who is in his hometown Hubballi for three days to celebrate Deepavali, clarified that he has no plans to expand his cabinet.
Bommai will also seek to meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah, if he can get an appointment.
Krishnaraja MLA SA Ramadas on Sunday said he has not mentioned anything about him missing the cabinet berth or requested for a ministerial post.
“When Singh was Forests minister, he solved the decade-old problem of tribals residing in forest areas by legalising their properties.
Honnali-Nyamathi MLA M P Renukacharya on Wednesday said that he is not disillusioned on not getting a berth in the Basavaraj Bommai Cabinet.
Approaches BSY, looks to party central leadership to quell ‘indiscipline’
Sources said Jarkiholi was keen to know why his brother and Arabhavi MLA Balachandra Jarkiholi was not included in the cabinet.
The term 'outsiders' within the BJP circle refers to those Congress and the JD(S) MLAs who quit their party in 2019 and joined BJP.
He told reporters that Anand Singh is his good friend and he has been talking to him. “Singh will meet me tomorrow and everything will be alright,” he added.
MTB Nagaraj, Anand Singh unhappy with portfolios; CM promises to iron out differences soon
After much delay, the ministers in the Bommai cabinet got their portfolios on Saturday. While a few were happy with their portfolios, others publicly vented their displeasure
Karnataka portfolio allocation finally complete, Araga Jnanendra gets Home Ministry, Nirani gets industries
In a big push for a debutante minister Araga Jnanendra has been given the Home Ministry- the portfolio previously held by Bommai himself.
Portfolio allocation delayed as it awaits clearance; striking balance is top priority
Although Bommai had claimed earlier that portfolio allocation will be his prerogative, all eyes are on the BJP’s central leadership which is set to have its imprint on the exercise.
The only solace is that BJP MLA Narayana Gowda from K R Pet in Mandya district has been reinducted as minister along with other defectors.