Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah's gift his wife a 'water-proof' saree

 The CM poured a litre of water on the saree to convince himself that it was water-proof.

Updated: Jan 20, 2016, 14:10 PM IST
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah's gift his wife a 'water-proof' saree

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah recently bought a water-proof silk saree as a special gift for his wife Parvathi.

As per a report in India Today, the orange-coloured saree costed Rs 1.08 lakhs.

The Chief Minister bought the saree during the inauguration of the Karnataka silk industries corporation in Davanagere.

Interestingly, the CM poured a litre of water on the saree to convince himself that it was water-proof before he bought it.