New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): Newly elected Karnataka Chief Minister H. D. Kumaraswamy met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday in the national capital. Also Read - Coronavirus: 5 States Witness Spurt in Cases in 24 Hours, Maharashtra Extends Lockdown in 2 Districts | Key Points

Kumaraswamy’s meet with the Prime Minister was his first since taking over as the chief minister of the Janata Dal (Secular) (JD-S)-Congress coalition government in Karnataka. Also Read - Karnataka Man Strangles Leopard to Death in Battle of Survival, Hailed as Real Life George Kutty

Earlier today, he also visited Raj Ghat and paid tribute to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. Also Read - Popular Nandi Hills in Karnataka to Get A New Ropeway

Upon returning to Bengaluru, Kumaraswamy is expected to extend his Cabinet ministry.

Kumaraswamy was sworn in as the 23rd Chief Minister of Karnataka on May 23. (ANI)

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