After polls, govt gets back to work

After polls, govt gets back to work

With the government turning its focus back on administration following the Lok Sabha polls, Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara said the Election Commission will be requested to relax the model code of conduct so as to take up development works.

Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, who is set to resume office Friday, spent the day holding talks with Parameshwara and Water Resources Minister D K Shivakumar. They discussed monsoon preparedness, Bengaluru development, drinking water situation and the reservoir levels in the state, according to a statement from the chief minister’s office.

The chief minister also reviewed the drought situation, security in the backdrop of the Sri Lanka blasts.