Shankar Patil Munenkoppa, newly appointed minister in Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai’s cabinet received a grand welcome at Hubballi airport.
The supporters, fans, well-wishers gathered in large number to welcome their beloved leader. This is his maiden visit to Hubballi after assuming office as a minister.
As soon as he stepped out of airport, supporters raised slogans hailing him, welcomed him garlanding and offering sweets. Ladies welcome him by performing Aarati.
The Navalgund MLA then taken into a procession in an open jeep. The Minister will visit BJP office in Deshapande Nagar and later he will meet former CM Jagadish Shettar at his residence.
Photos Vijay Bakale