Karnataka Political Crisis: Power to issue Whip affected; Congress, JD(S) move Supreme Court

Shruti Mahajan July 19 2019
Karnataka MLAs

President of the Janata Dal (Secular) HK Kumaraswamy and Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President Dinesh Gundu Rao have moved the Supreme Court contending that the Court's order of July 17 affects the Constitutional right of the Congress and the JD(S) to issue a whip.

A three-Judge Bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi had, on July 17, granted liberty to the fifteen dissident MLAs to exercise their choice to participate in the proceedings of the Assembly. The Court . . .

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