Vijayapura: Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Wednesday did aerial survey of flood hit areas at Vijayapura and Kalaburagi districts.
Yediyurappa who flew in a special flight to Ballari was received at Jindal Airport in Ballari by the Minister for Animal Husbandry and Wakf and Bidar district incharge Prabhu Chauhan.
Yediyurappa was accompanied by Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai, Chauhan and Commissioner of State Disaster Management Authority Manoj Rajan.
Following heavy rains and floods, normal life at both the districts are disrupted to a large extent.
The standing crops at vast hectares of land are destroyed with farmers looking for a bumper yield suffering a huge loss.
Meanwhile the Congress MLAs of the region have upped their ante demanding the State Government to impress upon the centre to declare floods in these districts as a natural calamity.