Karnataka chief minister designate, Kumaraswamy said that Tamily Nadu and Karnataka are like brothers and he is willing to sit down and hold talks about the Cauvery issue. He has invited DMK leader Stalin to his oath-taking ceremony on Wednesday. Even Karnataka farmers are suffering he said. All the reservoirs of Karnataka too are empty and he is expecting heavy rainfall, which might solve some part of the problem. Karnataka had defied Supreme Court (SC) orders earlier, to release water to TN.