Bengaluru: After political rivals Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa, KS Eshwarappa and Basavaraj Bommai meeting former CM Siddaramaiah at a private hospital yesterday, H Vishwanath, an arch-rival of Siddaramaiah, who accused him of sabotaging his career met the Congress leader.

H Vishwanath had quit the Congress, joined JD(S) and then moved to the BJP.

Vishwanath along with former minister HM Revanna, former pro tem Speaker KB Koliwad met Siddaramaiah and enquired about his health and wished him a speedy recovery.

Siddaramaiah recently underwent angioplasty.

It is said that both the leaders exchanged pleasantries.

Vishwanath who openly criticised Siddaramaiah in the past and also during the Assembly by-election spoke to Siddaramaiah and both leaders were happy to see each other.