BJP leader Prahlad Joshi welcomed B S Yeddyurappa to his new post of party’s State President by handing over the BJP flag to him at the party office in Malleshwaram.


Yeddyurappa, speaking on the occasion, which also happens to be Ambedkar Jayanti, made the best of the day and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was sowing the seeds of Ambedkar’s ideology. “I have also started my new journey as the state BJP president by garlanding Ambedkar’s statue,” he said


BSY’s supporters gathered in large numbers outside the party office to congratulate him.