Two rebel MLAs
B Nagendra from Congress and BSP's N Mahesh had abstained from voting in the confidence motion moved by former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy.
claimed the total number of MLAs
who resigned was 14.
Reacting to the judgment, a visibly disappointed Dhinakaran told reporters he will consider the next course of action after holding discussions with the MLAs
. He has two options: appeal against the order in the Supreme Court or face the by-elections for the 18 seats.
The Off-Script team interviewed MLAs
from the three parties with representation in Nova Scotia's Assembly: 7 Liberal members, 15 New Democratic Party members and 13 Progressive Conservative members.
Law student files complaint with Election Commission against 27 Aam Aadmi Party MLAs
, while govt says there is no violation
Sources have told Headlines Today that senior police officers are now saying there is no conclusive evidence to show who were the MLAs
who beat up Suryavanshi.
Akhilesh kicked off a controversy in the state assembly on Tuesday by suggesting MLAs
to buy cars within Rs 2 million using local area development (LAD) fund, in a bid to help the members of assembly who are not in a position of buying a car.
Just under five million people live in the latter area but, MLAs
take note, the regional assembly only spends pounds 1.4million a year on a staff of 34 at its Wakefield headquarters and five at its Brussels office.
On Thursday, three rebel Congress MLAs
-- R Shankar, Ramesh Jarkiholi and Mahesh Kumathalli were disqualified by the Speaker, stating that they have "incurred disqualification under the Tenth Schedule of the Constitution (anti-defection law) and the disqualification would last till the end of the term of the Assembly May 23, 2023."
It said the average annual income of the 3,145 sitting MLAs
is Rs 2.46 million (Approximaltely Dh124,565).
TWENTY- ONE AAP MLAs
in Delhi run the risk of losing their membership on the dual office of profit issue.