Karnataka crisis: Mayawati directs BSP MLA to vote in support of Kumaraswamy

The trust vote is scheduled for tomorrow after the House was adjourned in the wake of the Assembly failing to meet the two deadlines set by Governor Vajubhai Vala to complete the trust vote on July 19.

Written by July 21, 2019 20:09

New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati tweeted and have directed Karnataka BSP MLA to vote in support of Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy’s government.

The trust vote is scheduled for tomorrow after the House was adjourned in the wake of the Assembly failing to meet the two deadlines set by Governor Vajubhai Vala to complete the trust vote on July 19.


The 13-month-old Congress-JDS government slumped into a minority earlier this month following the resignation of several dissident MLAs.Sixteen MLAs from the ruling coalition, including 13 from Congress and three JD(S) MLAs, have resigned from the cabinet.

The state Assembly has 225 members, including one nominated MLA. The halfway mark in the 225-member Assembly is 113.