Siddaramaiah to be next Karnataka chief minister: How Congress stalwart made it to top?
From a boy who had no formal schooling to a two-time chief minister, 75-year-old Siddaramaiah has come a long way and his journey is anything but mundane
Siddaramaiah, the nine-time MLA, will be the next Karnataka chief minister, Congress announced after four days of hectic parleys. In the past four days, Delhi has seen Congress huddling for meetings between the top leadership to hammer out a solution between Siddaramaiah and DK Shivakumar -- the two chief ministerial aspirants. To break the deadlock, “it has been decided by consensus that Siddaramaiah will be the next chief minister and Shivakumar will be the deputy chief minister".