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Making the announcement during a programme commemorating two years of the BJP government in Karnataka, Yediyurappa said, “I have decided that after lunch, I will go to Raj Bhavan and resign — not out of sadness but with happiness and with thanks to all leaders.”
Chief Minister Yediyurappa added, “At a time when there were no cars, I remember cycling to work for the BJP party in Shikaripura, Shimoga. We, along with a few BJP workers, built the party and took it to where it is today.”
Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa hands over his resignation to Governor Thawar Chand Gehlot. Stepping out after his meeting with the Governor, he said that the party leaders will decide who the next CM will be.