Pragativahini News, Bengaluru :
Former CM S.Nijalingappa laid the strong foundation for the administration and started giving pro-people governance in the State, said Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai.
Bommai said Nijalingappa served the state with honesty and stressed on irrigation. The present projects in Cauvery and Krishna Basin were his creation and action plans. Through thisbhe has made rich contribution to the State. He did value-based politics. If he had minded, he could have become President and but didi not agree for it. He never went behind power. Former CM S.R.Bommai asked him to come and settle in Bengaluru but he politely refused
Former minister Leeladevi R Prasad and Border Area Development Authority chairman Dr. C.Somashekar and others were present.