Chiefs to boards and corporations in Karnataka have been appointed. Congress legislators have been approved for the appointment to various boards and corporations. The list has left out five key recommendations made by the party.
This move by Chief Minister Kumara Swamy will bring hostility between the coalition partners.
Chief to Boards, Corporations – Congress Recommendation
The congress party has recommended 19 legislators names to the post of Chiefs to boards, Corporations. 9 members were recommended for the appointment as the parliamentary secretaries.
The Chief Minister has not signed the recommended legislators order upsetting the congress. The recommendation had nominees for boards, corporations coming under the departments controlled by the JD(S) ministers.
The congress party had recommended Congress MLA T.Venkataramaiah as Chairperson of Karnataka Road Development Corporation. N.A.Haris was recommended as chairperson of BMTC. The BMTC comes under the Transport department controlled by the JD(S) party.
The other names not approved by Kumara Swamy includes for the post of Chiefs of boards, corporations includes S.N.Subbareddy as Chairperson of KSIC, S.T.Somashekar as BDA Chairman and K.Sudhakar as KSPCB Chairman.
Chiefs to Boards, Corporations – Names approved by H.D.Kumara Swamy
The following are the names approved by the Chief Minister for the post of chiefs to boards, corporations are :
B.K.Sangameshwar – Karnataka Land Army Corporation
Narendra.R – Karnataka Food and Civil Supplies Corporation
Umesh G Jadhav – Karnataka State Warehousing Corporation
T.Raghu Murthy – Hutti Gold Mines Ltd.
Yashwantharaygoud B.Patil – Karnataka Urban Water Supply and Drainage Board
B.A.Basavaraj – Karnataka Soaps and Detergents Ltd.
B.Shivanna – Keonics
Narayanaswamy S.N. – Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Development Corporation
Munirathna – Karnataka Skill Development Corporation
Shivaram M Hebbar – North Western Karnataka Road Transport Corporation
B.S.Suresh – Karnataka State Small Industries Development Corporation
Laxmi Hebbalkar – Mysore Minerals Ltd.
T.D.Raje gowda – Malnad Area Development Authority.
PWD Minister H.D.Revanna was keen to get these positions to his recommended candidates.
The chief minister approved the recommendations by the congress for the parliamentary secretaries. The names includes legislators Anjali Nimbalkar, Mahantesh S Koujalagi, Roopa Shashidhar, Raghavendra H. Hitnam, Durgappa Hulageri (all MLAs), A.Abdul Jabbar, Ivan D’Souza, K.Govindaraj (all MLCs).