Bangalore: Basavaraj S Bommai to be the next Chief Minister of Karnataka. Karnataka BJP Legislative Party elected Basavaraj S Bommai as Chief Minister of the State. Basavaraj S Bommai to be the next CM of Karnataka announces BJP observer for the state and Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
Bommai belongs to the Sadara Lingayat community. His father, SR Bommai, also served as Karnataka’s Chief Minister. He is a two-time MLC and three-time MLA from Shiggaon in the Haveri district.
Before foraying into politics, Bommai was an engineer by profession after graduating from B V Bhoomreddy Engineering College in Hubbali and was an industrial entrepreneur. He also worked in Tata Motors for three years.