Visitors throng Karnataka CM probables' offices

Thursday, 22 Jul, 11.04 pm

An unprecedented number of visitors meeting BJP National General Secretary C T Ravi here on Thursday has raised speculation that he would be front runner for the Chief Minister's post in Karnataka.

Though who will succeed Yediyurappa as Chief Minister is not clear, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi and Bengaluru South Lok Sabha member Tejasvi Surya's names are also doing rounds.

Several Karnataka leaders including Arvind Bellad, Kolar Lok Sabha member S Muniswamy, former MLA N L Narendra Babu, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa's political Secretary M P Renukacharya, and some religious leaders also met Ravi at his office in BJP Headquarters.