Bangalore:Congress leader and seven-time MLA D .K Shivakumar takes charge as the president of the Karnataka Pradesh Congress committee in the presence of senior leaders of the party. Senioir leader and ex-chief minister Siddaramaiah , Mallikarjun Kharge Dinesh Gundu Rao and other MLA and MLCs also were present in the program.

Dinesh Gundu Rao , MLA, and immediate past president, handed over the responsibilities of the party and party flag  to Mr. Shivakumar. Program which began at 11 am at KPCC office hall on Queens road is being watched by live by millions of people from Facebook and other social medias .Many places DKeshi fans worshiped in the name of KPCC new president.Meanwhile, Salim Ahmed, Ishwar Khandre and Satish Jarakiholi were also be present.