"Kumaraswamy will meet Modi in the Prime Minister's Office. It's a courtesy call," an official told IANS in Bengaluru.
This will be HD Kumaraswamy's first meeting with PM Modi after becoming Chief Minister of the JDS-Congress coalition government on May 23.
"It is customary for the new Chief Minister of any state to call on the Prime Minister, soon after assuming office, in our federal set up," the Chief Minister told reporters at an event in Bengaluru.
HD Kumaraswamy, who will fly to Delhi tomorrow morning, will visit Raj Ghat in the afternoon to pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi.
After meeting PM Modi, he will call on Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal to seek adequate coal supplies for the thermal stations in the southern state for power generation.
"Talks on Cabinet expansion will resume here with state Congress leaders on their return from Delhi, with the names of their legislators to be inducted in the ministry," said HD Kumaraswamy after paying homage to Jawaharlal Nehru on his 54th death anniversary.
As per the agreement between the alliance partners, the Congress will have 22 Cabinet posts, including Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara, as it has 78 legislators while the JD-S will keep 12, including the Chief Minister, as it has 36 lawmakers in the 222-member Assembly.
The JD-S will finalise its list of members for the Cabinet posts in consultation with its supremo HD Deve Gowda.
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