N. Dharam Singh, former Chief Minister of Karnataka, passed away following a heart attack. He was 80. He was the 17th Chief Minister of the state. He headed the Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) coalition government from May 2004 to February 2006.
Dharam Singh represented the Karnataka Legislative Assembly seven times without a defeat and was a member of the Lok Sabha from Bidar constituency once (2009).
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- Siddaramaiah is the present CM of Karnataka.
- The Governor of Karnataka is Vajubhai Vala.
Source- The Hindu