Karnataka Floor Test LIVE updates: MLA S Patil to return to Bengaluru after being discharged from hospital

MLA S Patil to return to Bengaluru after being discharged from Chennai hospital where he was admitted after chest pain

Karnataka Floor Test LIVE updates: MLA S Patil to return to Bengaluru after being discharged from hospital

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18 Jul 2019, 8:12 PM

MLA S Patil to return to Bengaluru after being discharged from hospital

MLA S Patil to return to Bengaluru after being discharged from Chennai hospital where he was admitted after chest pain

18 Jul 2019, 8:16 PM

BJP to approach Supreme Court over delay in floor test

18 Jul 2019, 7:53 PM

Coalition MLAs are delaying the floor test says a Frustrated BS Yeddyurappa

18 Jul 2019, 7:50 PM

BJP State President BS Yeddyurappa holds a press conference in front of Vidhana Soudha

BJP State President BS Yeddyurappa holds a press conference in front of Vidhana Soudha

18 Jul 2019, 7:22 PM

Karnataka Congress MLA Shrimant Patil with Karnataka BJP MLA Laxman Savadi at Chennai Airport

18 Jul 2019, 7:22 PM

Karnataka Congress writes to Police over abduction of Congress MLA Shrimant Patil

Karnataka Congress writes to Bengaluru Police over abduction of Congress MLA, Shrimant Patil

18 Jul 2019, 7:15 PM

HK Kumaraswamy, RameshKumar & Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy to approach SC

JD(S) State President HK Kumaraswamy, Speaker Ramesh Kumar and CM HD Kumaraswamy to approach SC, with Senior advocates Fali S Nariman and Kapil Sibal likely to appear for CM and Speaker as counsels

18 Jul 2019, 6:33 PM

BJP remains adamant on floor test

18 Jul 2019, 6:32 PM

BJP leader to sit on an overnight Protest

18 Jul 2019, 6:32 PM

BJP leaders met Governor and submitted a memorandum over vote of confidence

18 Jul 2019, 6:30 PM

Session adjourned till 11 am tomorrow

No Trust Vote Today As Speaker Adjourns Assembly Till Tomorrow

18 Jul 2019, 6:18 PM

Assembly session resumes

18 Jul 2019, 6:06 PM

Randeep Surjewala says defections are designed by BJP

Randeep Surjewala says defections are being designed and deliberated by BJP

18 Jul 2019, 6:02 PM

Randeep Surjewal says Constitution is being annihilated

Congress leader Randeep Surjewal briefs media and says Constitution is being annihilated

18 Jul 2019, 5:54 PM

Motion of confidence is in consideration at the house, Karnataka Governor to Assembly Speaker

18 Jul 2019, 5:53 PM

Assembly session adjourned for 10 minutes.

18 Jul 2019, 5:53 PM

Ruling JDS-Congress government urges Speaker to postpone the confidence motion

18 Jul 2019, 5:48 PM

I request Speaker to hold floor test immediately: Suresh Kumar

18 Jul 2019, 5:45 PM

BJP demands Speakers decision on governor's suggestion

18 Jul 2019, 5:38 PM

Nobody has questioned whip till now says Dinesh Rao

18 Jul 2019, 5:20 PM

Even if it is 12 midnight, let the trust vote be held today, says Yedyurappa

Karnataka BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa in assembly says, Even if it is 12 midnight, let the trust vote be held today.

18 Jul 2019, 5:07 PM

Consider trust vote by the end of the day, says Karnataka Governor to Assembly Speaker

Motion of confidence is in consideration at the house. Chief Minister is expected to maintain confidence of the house at all times. Consider trust vote by the end of the day, says Karnataka Governor to Assembly Speaker

18 Jul 2019, 4:50 PM

Karnataka Congress MLA Shrimant Patil shifted to another hospital in Mumbai

Karnataka Congress MLA Shrimant Patil, who was admitted in Mumbai hospital after chest pain, has been shifted to Mumbai's St. George Hospital from Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Centre for further treatment.

18 Jul 2019, 4:26 PM

We have requested Governor to direct the Speaker to continue the debate on vote of confidence, says Jagadish Shettar

CM had fixed today for vote of confidence but when the motion was moved & debate started, Siddaramaiah, Krishna Byre Gowda, & HK Patil moved point of orders. We have requested Governor to direct the Speaker to continue the debate on vote of confidence, Jagadish Shettar of BJP

18 Jul 2019, 4:03 PM

Karnataka Assembly session adjourned till 4:30 PM

18 Jul 2019, 3:55 PM

Give a detailed report to me after contacting Shrimant Patil's family by tomorrow, says Speaker

Karnataka Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar to Karnataka Home Minister MB Patil, says Please contact the family members of Shrimant Patil (Congress MLA) immediately. Give a detailed report to me by tomorrow, it does not look natural. If Home Minister can't ensure protection, I will talk to DGP.

18 Jul 2019, 3:52 PM

Shrimant Patil is healthy, nothing is wrong with him, It's a conspiracy by BJP, says Gundu Rao

There was hospital right next to resort where our MLAs are staying, then why was he (MLA Shrimant Patil) flown to Chennai & then to Mumbai for treatment? He is healthy, nothing is wrong with him. It's a conspiracy by BJP.

18 Jul 2019, 3:41 PM

Shivakumar shows photo of Cong MLA on stretcher, urges speaker to protect MLAs

DK Shivakumar, Congress in Karnataka Assembly says, "There were 8 MLAs who traveled together, here is a picture of one of them (Shrimant Patil) lying inert on a stretcher, where are these people? I'm asking the Speaker to protect our MLAs." Uproar in the house after this.

18 Jul 2019, 3:33 PM

Kumaraswamy talks to Siddaramaiah in Assembly during trust vote debate

Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy talking to Congress Legislative Party (CLP) leader Siddaramaiah in Assembly during trust vote debate.

18 Jul 2019, 3:32 PM

I'm asking the Speaker to protect our MLAs, says DK Shivakumar

DK Shivakumar, Congress in Karnataka Assembly says, "There were 8 MLAs who traveled together, here is a picture of one of them (Shrimant Patil) lying inert on a stretcher, where are these people? I'm asking the Speaker to protect our MLAs." Uproar in the house after this.

18 Jul 2019, 3:29 PM

BJP leaders to meet Governor Vajubhai Vala and request him to direct Speaker Ramesh Kumar to hold floor test today

18 Jul 2019, 3:27 PM

Assembly proceedings resume.

18 Jul 2019, 3:08 PM

H D Revanna at state Assembly

Ahead of the trust vote, H D Revanna, son of former prime minister H D Deve Gowda, arrived barefoot at the state Assembly

18 Jul 2019, 2:45 PM

Siddaramaiah requests for postponement of Trust Vote in Karnataka Assembly

18 Jul 2019, 2:32 PM

Speaker can hear members before announcing decision: Krishna Byre Gowda

18 Jul 2019, 1:50 PM

Karnataka Assembly adjourned for lunch, to resume at 3:00 PM.

18 Jul 2019, 1:28 PM

State BJP chief Yeddyurappa is misguiding the situation, says DK Shivakumar

“Being a former Chief Minister, being the leader of opposition, he (BS Yeddyurappa) is misguiding the nation, misguiding the court, says DK Shivakumar

18 Jul 2019, 1:17 PM

I have to decide on resignations: Speaker Ramesh Kumar

18 Jul 2019, 12:46 PM

“If you intend to implead yourself as one of the respondents before the Supreme Court for amending this you are at liberty to do so,” says Karnataka Speaker

18 Jul 2019, 12:40 PM

This House holds Supreme Court in highest esteem, says Karnataka Speaker

This House holds Supreme Court in highest esteem. Let me make it clear to leader of Congress Legislature Party that this Office is not restraining you from exercising any of your authorities. I've no role to play in that, says Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar

18 Jul 2019, 12:29 PM

Opposition has launched nefarious plan to topple the coalition govt: Former CM Siddaramaiah

18 Jul 2019, 12:19 PM

Opposition has launched nefarious plan to topple the coalition govt: Former CM Siddaramaiah

18 Jul 2019, 12:14 PM

Political atmosphere in the nation has been polluted, says Siddaramaiah

18 Jul 2019, 12:14 PM

Siddaramaiah quotes rules relating to disqualification of members

18 Jul 2019, 11:53 AM

In a single day one MLA defected party three times, says Siddaramaiah

18 Jul 2019, 11:45 AM

Former CM Siddaramaiah speaks ahead of trust vote

18 Jul 2019, 11:45 AM

Kumaraswamy: Rebel MLAs went to Supreme Court with the help of BJP

Rebel MLAs went to Supreme Court with the help of BJP. Rebels levelled baseless allegations against me in Supreme Court: CM

18 Jul 2019, 11:40 AM

Trust vote is taking place because some MLAs left the coalition, says Kumaraswamy

18 Jul 2019, 11:40 AM

We need to unite and work for the development of Karnataka, says Kumaraswamy

Our govt is riddled with challenges and hurdles. We need to unite and work for the development of Karnataka, says Kumaraswamy

18 Jul 2019, 11:38 AM

N Mahesh, BSP MLA is not present in the House during trust motion.

18 Jul 2019, 11:35 AM

Some MLAs may have lost respect for me but I still have shame and self-respect, Kumaraswamy

18 Jul 2019, 11:33 AM

Kumaraswamy: It seems Opposition leader is in urgency

“It seems Opposition leader is in urgency. There should be a discussion. Why have we reached this stage today? I don’t want to discuss what the Supreme Court has said. I can't say that you have to finish discussion within a particular time frame,” said Kumaraswamy

18 Jul 2019, 11:29 AM

Kumaraswamy: Role of the Speaker has been put under jeopardy by some legislators

“I haven't come just because there is a question on whether I can run a coalition government or not. Events have shown that even the role of the Speaker has been put under jeopardy by some legislators,” says Kumaraswamy

18 Jul 2019, 11:27 AM

CM Kumaraswamy moves confidence motion in Vidhana Soudha

18 Jul 2019, 11:27 AM

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 12 PM over Karnataka issue.

18 Jul 2019, 10:51 AM

HD Kumaraswamy arrives at Vidhana Soudha

Karnataka Chief Minister, HD Kumaraswamy arrives at Vidhana Soudha, his government will face floor test on Thursday.

18 Jul 2019, 10:23 AM

Congress, JD(S) issue whip

Congress and JD(S) issued a whip to all its legislators on Wednesday, including the 16 MLAs who have resigned. This requires them to attend the trust vote today. The parties also issued a separate whip to vote for the coalition.

18 Jul 2019, 10:22 AM

Congress MLAs start arriving in Karnataka Assembly

18 Jul 2019, 10:16 AM

Section 144 has been imposed around the Vidhana Soudha

Ahead of the crucial trust vote, Section 144 has been imposed around the Vidhana Soudha.

18 Jul 2019, 10:16 AM

Congress leader Siddaramaiah arrives at Vidhana Soudha

18 Jul 2019, 10:16 AM

BJP MLAs arrive at Karnataka Assembly.

18 Jul 2019, 9:48 AM

Karnataka braces for numbers game in Assembly

In the 225-member Assembly, the Congress has 79, including the Speaker, Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) 37, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 105, Independents 2, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) 1 and nominated 1.

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