Politics Yeddyurappa to take oath as Karnataka CM today at 6 pm Updated : July 26, 2019 11:56 AM IST BS Yeddyurappa will take oath as Karnataka chief minister at 6 pm on Friday. Yeddyurappa met Governor Vala to stake claim to form the government, and requested him to administer oath of office and secrecy on the same day. Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar on Thursday had disqualified three rebel Congress MLAs under the anti-defection law. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.