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Government should reconsider its decision to name airport after me: Yediyurappa

Bangalore. Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief BS Yediyurappa urged the Karnataka authorities to contemplate renaming the upcoming airport at Shivamogga after an eminent particular person from the state. The state authorities had just lately determined to call the airport after Yeddyurappa.

Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, after inspecting the development work of the airport at Sogne in Shivamogga on 20 April, introduced that it might be named after the previous chief minister, and despatched a proposal on this regard to the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Authorities of India.

Yediyurappa has written a letter to Bommai on this regard on April 24. In a tweet, Yediyurappa stated, “I’m overwhelmed by Chief Minister Bommai’s choice to call Shivamogga airport after me. I humbly request the federal government to call the airport after any eminent persona of Karnataka, which will probably be a becoming tribute to his contribution.”

There was some opposition to the federal government’s choice to call the airport after a BJP chief from the state, with some together with opposition leaders stating that a number of outstanding personalities of the district deserve respect. Shivamogga is Yeddyurappa’s political stronghold, He’s an MLA from Shikaripura meeting constituency within the district whereas his elder son B Y Raghavendra is an MP from Shivamogga parliamentary constituency.

Yediyurappa, in his letter, thanked the Chief Minister for his assurance of fast launch of funds for fast completion of the airport work. Expressing gratitude to him and different leaders for naming the airport after him, Yediyurappa, in his letter, stated there have been many patriots and visionaries who’ve contributed to the event of the nation and their contribution could be very small compared to them.

He stated, “I’m stuffed with a way of gratitude simply to have the ability to serve those that have constantly supported and blessed me. Subsequently, I’m of the view that naming the brand new airport after me will not be acceptable. So please rethink the choice and after discussing it in the correct discussion board, I request you to call the airport after any nice one who has contributed to the event of the nation, state and historical past. “

The airport with worldwide requirements is predicted to be inaugurated in December this 12 months.

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