Karnataka Speaker says CM free to issue whip against rebel MLAs
  • WebDesk BTVI
  • Jul 22 2019

Karnataka legislative Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kuma has told Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy that, under the 10 Schedule of the Constitution, the CM can exercise his power to initiate action against the rebel MLAs who defy whip. If rebel MLAs defy the whip, then they may be disqualified which would, in turn, would become a hindrance to these MLAs becoming ministers.