Karnataka crisis: Speaker moves SC against order to take decision on 10 rebel MLAs resignation

Updated: few hours ago

New Delhi, Jul 11 (PTI) Karnataka Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar Thursday moved the Supreme Court against its order asking him to take a decision on the resignation of 10 rebel Congress and JD(S) MLAs during the course of the day.

The matter was mentioned before a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi by senior advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi who said that the Speaker's application be taken up for hearing along with the main matter on Friday.

The bench, which also comprised justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose, told Singhvi that it has already passed the order in the morning and it was for the Speaker to decide his course of action.

The bench told Singhvi that Kumar's application will be heard Friday...