Amid the political battle in Rajasthan, the Excessive Court docket on Monday dismissed Bharatiya Janata get together (BJP) MLA Madan Dilawar’s petition towards merger of Bahujan Samaj Social gathering (BSP) MLAs with the ruling Congress get together.
Dilawar had filed a petition within the excessive court docket earlier this month for quashing the merger of six BSP MLAs with the Congress and difficult the “inaction” of the Meeting Speaker in not deciding on his plea looking for disqualification of the BSP legislators for his or her merger with the Congress.
In a press release on Sunday, the BJP lawmaker mentioned no motion was taken on his petition to the Speaker on March 16 for disqualification of the BSP MLAs. He mentioned he had reminded the Speaker for a fast determination on July 17.
Sandeep Yadav, Wajib Ali, Deepchand Kheria, Lakhan Meena, Jogendra Awana and Rajendra Gudha who gained the 2018 meeting elections on BSP tickets utilized for merger as a gaggle with the Congress on September 16 final yr. Two days later, the Speaker handed an order declaring that the six MLAs shall be handled as a part of the Congress.
There was extra twist within the ongoing political drama in Rajasthan on Sunday with the BSP issuing a whip to the six MLAs to vote towards the ruling get together within the state in case of a belief movement within the Meeting.
The merger had boosted the Ashok Gehlot-led authorities taking the Congress’ tally to 107 members in a Home of 200.