Congress-JDS lose trust votes by 6 votes
99 in favour 105 against the government
Speaker Ramesh Kumar shows his resignation letter to the Assembly, says he has come prepared to submit his resignation if needed.
I apologise to Opposition and voters for keeping them waiting. I’m fed up of the current political developments. I'm ready to sacrifice my post: CM HD Kumaraswamy
The rebels will be disqualified. Their political career will come to an end says Former CM Siddaramaiah
Govts will come and go but we need to preserve the constitution. Wholesale and retail sale of MLAs is a shameful act: Former CM Siddaramaiah
Speaker has the right to reject or accept resignations. Speaker is the supreme authority in the Assembly. No court can interfere with the functioning of the Speaker, says Former CM Siddaramaiah
Youth Congress protest outside the rebel MLAs’ hotel in Mumbai. Massive police presence outside Powai hotel where Youth Congress is protesting.
Media portrays us like jokers and calls us thieves. We cannot walk with respect anymore. I can’t even say that I’m a politician, says DK Shivakumar, Water Resources Minister
I’m hurt by rebel MLAs’ conduct. I was forced to stand on the street in Mumbai, says DK Shivakumar, Water Resources Minister
Lawyers of the rebel MLAs met Karnataka Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar at his chamber in Vidhana Soudha on Tuesday. A delegation from the Congress party also met the Speaker.
We are struggling to save this government. We are hurt over rebel MLAs resigning from the party, says Krishna Byre Gowda
“Last night I spoke to one of the rebel MLA. The MLA said he wanted Ministerial berth. I told him that all of the rebels will be cremated by BJP leaders, says DK Shivakumar, Water Resources Minister
I have seen many debates but now we’re being shown in a bad frame. We should stick to our ideologies, says DK Shivakumar, Water Resources Minister
Petition in Supreme Court by two MLAs seeking direction for floor test adjourned for tomorrow
Rebel MLAs’ lawyers reach Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar‘s office. Earlier, 13 Rebel MLAs have written letter to Karnataka Speaker seeking 4 weeks time to appear before the speaker in Vidhana Soudha