Mayawati's Lawmaker Who Bunked Karnataka Vote Blames "Communication Gap"
Thursday, July 25, 2019, 8:55 PM
Expelled BSP MLA N Mahesh said his expulsion from the party for abstaining from voting in favour of CM HD Kumaraswamy was an outcome of a "communication-gap" between him and the party-leadership because he does not know anything about Twitter. Soon after the HD Kumaraswamy government lost the majority in the floor-test in the assembly on Tuesday, BSP-supremo Mayawati expelled him from the party.
Fireworks Outside Bengaluru Hotel, BJP Lawmaker Dances After Trust Vote
Thursday, July 25, 2019, 8:15 AM
Shortly after the HD Kumaraswamy government in Karnataka lost the floor test on Tuesday evening, a legislator from the BJP was seen dancing with his supporters in Bengaluru in celebration. Renukacharya, the legislator, attended a legislature party meeting at a hotel in Bengaluru, hours after voting against the coalition government in the state assembly. There were fireworks outside the hotel as well.