Karnataka's Siddaramaiah rated third best chief minister in the country
news Monday, April 06, 2015 - 05:30
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has some good news to look forward to - the people of Karnataka appear to be happy with his performance. According to a survey of 12,000 people across the country conducted by India Today and Cicero, Siddaramaiah has been rated third best chief minister, in terms of the number of people of his state who voted for him. The first, state-wise, was Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, who got 69% of the votes in Odisha, saying that he was the best chief minister. Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu bagged 55% votes each in their own states. Overall though, Kejriwal was voted the best CM across the country, with 17% , followed by Uttar Pradesh's Akhilesh Yadav with 8%, Naidu at third with 6%, and West Bengal's Mamata Banerjee and Patnaik tied at 5%, tying in fourth place. Thirty-eight percent of people in Karnataka thought that Siddaramaiah was a good chief minister. To see how other chief ministers fared, see the India Today report .
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