JD(S) legislative party chief HD Kumaraswamy accused the BJP of offering Rs 100 crore bribe to each of his party MLA to defect while the BJP’s CM candidate for Karnataka, BS Yeddyurappa, met governor Vajubhai Vala and submitted a letter requesting him to let the BJP form the government in the state.
In the face of the BJP’s inability to cross the half-way mark in the state, the Congress and the JD(S) cobbled together an eleventh-hour alliance, with JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy being offered the post of chief minister.
JD(S) party legislative head HD Kumaraswamy accused BJP of bribing his party MLAs with Rs 100 crore each
8 Congress MLAs and 2 JD(S) MLAs have been reported missing from their respective legislative party meets in Bengaluru
Yeddyurappa has been named BJP’s Karnataka Legislative party leader
Congress and JD(S) leaders have accused BJP of trying to poach their MLAs
With their 104-seat record, the BJP has been granted time to prove their majority in the Assembly
Cong to Move Sc If Not Invited to Form Government
Congress is set to move the Supreme Court of India if the Karnataka governor invites the BJP to form the government in the state, according to reports.
3 Congress MLAs Arrive at the Meeting
Three of the 11 missing Congress MLAs have arrived at the party meeting which is underway in Bengaluru.