Karnataka results: Siddaramaiah to meet governor to submit his resignation today

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: May 15, 2018, 03:18 PM IST

File photo of former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. Photograph:(Zee News Network)

Following the declaration of the results of the Karnataka assembly elections, Congress leader and incumbent chief minister Siddaramaiah has decided to meet the governor and submit his resignation to him.

Siddaramaiah will meet the governor Vajubhai Vala at 4 pm today.

The Congress chief ministerial candidate contested the polls from two constituencies, Chamundeshwari and Badami.

While he lost from Chamundeshwari, Siddaramaiah won from Badami by defeating BJP's B Sriramulu.

The results of the elections declared BJP as the major winning party with 104 seats, Congress winning 78 while JDS 36 seats.