- Chief Minister Kumaraswamy's vote of confidence vote on Thursday and Friday in the assembly
- The governor had given two deadlines Friday to prove a majority with Kumaraswamy
- Kumaraswamy challenged in Supreme Court to give deadline for floor test against Governor
- The rebel legislators said – we have just come to Mumbai to teach the coalition government a lesson
Jul 22, 2019, 12:00 AM IST
Bengaluru In Karnataka, the Kumaraswamy Government will prove majority on Monday. The only BSP MLA from the state, N Mahesh, asked the party chief Mayawati to support Kumaraswamy's favor. Earlier, Anne Mahesh had said that he would remain neutral during the floor test. However, during the debate on the Vote vote, BSP MLAs were absent in the House. Before the floor test, the Congress and BJP Legislature Party meeting was held on Sunday. Kumaraswamy's vote of confidence has been discussed on Thursday and Friday.
On Sunday, Chief Minister Kumaraswamy held a meeting in the Taj Hotel with Congress-JDS legislators. BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa again said that on Monday the coalition government will be the last day of the government. On the other hand, rebel legislators present in Mumbai said, "We have come here only to teach the coalition government (Congress-JDS) a lesson to the government. There is no other motive except this. We did not come here with greed for money or anything else. Once everything is fine, they will return to Bengaluru.
Kumaraswamy ignored the governor's two deadlines
Governor Vajubhai Wala had given deadlines to Kumaraswamy to prove his majority on Friday afternoon at 1.30 pm and then till 6 pm. But the Chief Minister did not prove trust vote on this day. Kumaraswamy had said on Friday, "I have respect for the governor, but his second love letter has hurt me. I leave the floor test on the speaker. I can not be guided by Delhi I appeal to the speaker to protect me from the letter sent by the governor. "
An atmosphere of collapse of coalition government is being made: Kumaraswamy
The Chief Minister, while showing the photograph of Independent legislator H. Nagesh with Yeddyurappa's private secretary PA Santosh, said, "Did he really know about the purchase and distribution of MLAs 10 days ago? Ever since the Congress-JDS government was formed, the atmosphere was being created to demolish it. I knew from the very day that the power will not run much, see how many days will the government run the BJP? Let the issue be debated You (BJP) can still form the government. there's no rush. You can make a government on Monday or on Tuesday. I will not misuse my rights. The first political crisis will be discussed, then the floor test. "
The petition filed by the Congress against the Supreme Court verdict
Congress has filed a petition in the Supreme Court, challenging the July 17 verdict of the apex court. In fact, the court had on July 17 said that 15 rebel legislators should not be compelled to become part of the proceedings of the House. Whip will not apply to these MLAs. Congress Karnataka Chief Dinesh Gundu Rao filed a petition seeking the clarification on the verdict by the court. It states that the order of the court affects the party's right to issue whip.