BS Yediyurappa – Chief Minister, Karnataka:
- n wake of the continued downpour in the state, I have directed District in-charge Ministers to tour the affected areas, remain in their districts, ensure distribution of relief and initiate all necessary measures to help the affected people.
- I have already ordered release of Rs. 50 Crores for emergency relief works in rain hit districts and asked Ministers to take decisions about works that need to be immediately carried out in the affected areas.
- Assured them of additional funds for relief work, if required.