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List of Karnataka Chief Ministers

Chief Ministers of Karnataka from 1947 to till date


Sr.no. Chief Ministers Name Took Office Left Office Party Name
1 Kysamballi Chengalraya Reddy 10/25/47 03/30/52 Indian National Congress
2 Kengal Hanumanthaiah 03/30/52 08/19/56 Indian National Congress
3 Kadidal Manjappa 08/19/56 10/31/56 Indian National Congress
4 S. Nijalingappa 11/01/56 05/16/58 Indian National Congress
5 B.D. Jatti 05/16/58 03/09/62 Indian National Congress
6 S.R. Kanthi 03/14/62 06/20/62 Indian National Congress
7 S. Nijalingappa 06/21/62 05/29/68 Indian National Congress
8 Veerendra Patil 05/29/68 03/18/71 Indian National Congress
9 President's rule 03/19/71 03/20/72  
10 D. Devaraj Urs 03/20/72 12/31/77 Indian National Congress
11 President's rule 12/31/77 02/28/78  
12 D. Devaraj Urs 02/28/78 01/07/80 Indian National Congress
13 R. Gundu Rao 01/12/80 01/06/83 Indian National Congress
14 Ramakrishna Hegde 01/10/83 12/29/84 Janata Party
15 Ramakrishna Hegde 03/08/85 02/13/86 Janata Party
16 Ramakrishna Hegde 02/16/86 08/10/88 Janata Party
17 S. R. Bommai 08/13/88 04/21/89 Janata Party
18 President's rule 04/21/89 11/30/89  
19 Veerendra Patil 11/30/89 10/10/90 Indian National Congress
20 S.Bangarappa 10/17/90 11/19/92 Indian National Congress
21 M. Veerappa Moily 11/19/92 12/11/94 Indian National Congress
22 H.D. Deve Gowda 12/11/94 05/31/96 Janata Dal
23 J. H. Patel 05/31/96 10/07/99 Janata Dal
24 S. M. Krishna 10/11/99 05/28/04 Indian National Congress
25 Dharam Singh 05/28/04 01/28/06 Indian National Congress
26 H. D. Kumaraswamy 02/03/06 10/08/07 Janata Dal (Secular)
27 President's rule 10/09/07 11/11/07  
28 B. S. Yeddyurappa 11/12/07 11/19/07 Bharatiya Janata Party
29 President's rule 11/20/07 05/27/08  
30 B. S. Yeddyurappa 05/28/08 07/31/11 Bharatiya Janata Party
31 D. V. Sadananda Gowda 08/04/11 07/11/12 Bharatiya Janata Party
32 Jagdish Shivappa Shettar 07/12/12 05/08/13 Bharatiya Janata Party
33 K. Siddaramaiah 05/08/13 Present Congress

Last Updated on 10/20/2011

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