Chandrababu speaking to media at Kumaraswamy's oath taking ceremony felt happy over regional party forming the govt. He said he had campaigned in Karnataka against BJP and Karnataka Telugus respected his word. Chandrababu also stated that Karnataka Telugu's have taught Modi a lesson giving an irrevocable blow. Reminding TDP's support to Deve Gouda for becoming PM earlier, Chandrababu said Kumaraswamy's swearing gives him extreme happiness. He opined that regional parties should strengthen and contribute for the state and national development. He said, there is a need for regional parties to be united to face the challenges in coming days.