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Reyansh Jain

Reyansh Jain

Asked on 9 July, 2019

Why are Karnataka MLAs resigning?

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According to Congress and JDS, the BJP is "horse-trading" the MLAs and getting them to resign in a bid to overthrow the Congress-JDS government in Karnataka.

Rakesh Nair

Rakesh Nair

Asked on 9 July, 2019

How many Karnataka MLAs have resigned till now?

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Reportedly, 13 MLAs (10 Congress and 3 JD-S) have resigned from the Karnataka legislative assembly.

Surabhi Rodrigues

Surabhi Rodrigues

Asked on 9 July, 2019

Where are the MLAs hiding?

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Previously, the MLAs were flown to Mumbai where they were sheltered at the Sofitel Mumbai BKC hotel. But they moved from the hotel on Sunday and their whereabouts remain unknown. Some reports suggest that they are headed to Pune, while others say they're moving to Pune. Reportedly, four of the MLAs are at the Renaissance Hotel in Mumbai.

Ajay Gavde

Ajay Gavde

Asked on 9 July, 2019

How does the resignation of MLAs benefit BJP?

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The Congress-JD(S) alliance holds 118 out of 224 seats in the Karnataka legislative assembly. Following the rebel legislators' resignations, the alliance would have 105 seats and the majority mark would swoop to 106 from 113. The BJP also holds 105 assembly seats.

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