10:09 PM IST
CM HD Kumaraswamy informs Speaker of his fake resignation letter
A fake resignation letter signed by none other than HD Kumaraswamy himself is making rounds. This was informed to the Speaker by the CM himself. He said the copy was being telecast on electronic media.
8:43 PM IST
Congress members create ruckus in House
After the House reconvened after 2 hours, Congress-JD(S) members create ruckus, demand adjournment of House
7:45 PM IST
Congress-JD(S) leaders meet Speaker Ramesh Kumar, urge him to adjourn motion
Leaders from Congress-JD(S) prevail upon the Speaker to adjourn the trust vote till tomorrow
7:01 PM IST
SC to hear independents' plea on Tuesday
SC will hear the plea filed by independent MLAs Shankar and Nagesh on Tuesday.
6:41 PM IST
Speaker offers to resign
Frustrated at the recalcitrant attitude of the coalition, Speaker Ramesh Kumar offered to resign. He is reported to have told the CM that it is not possible to adjourn the motion anymore.
6:38 PM IST
House strength plummets to 205
With 20 MLAs not present, House strength plummets to 205, BJP sits pretty at 105, coalitoin wobbles at 100
6:35 PM IST
CM stays put in his room, refuses to attend session
CM HD Kumaraswamy refuses to attend session as he stays put in his room. He is adamant that the trust vote be pushed to Wednesday
6:31 PM IST
CM adamant on adjourning trust vote to Wednesday
In view of the 2 independents approaching the SC over trust vote, CM HD Kumaraswamy says he can't prove his majority now. He wants the motion to adjourned till Wednesday
3:59 PM IST
Coalition planning to do a walkout
If the Speaker does go ahead with the trust vote, coalition members are planning to do a walkout, thereby hampering the prospects of trust vote
2:22 PM IST
House adjourned till 3 30 pm
Assembly adjourned till 3 30 pm as MLAs break for lunch
12:14 PM IST
Speaker upholds party’s right to issue whip to disgruntled MLAs
CLP leader Siddaramaiah had sought the Speaker’s ruling on the issue of issuing whip to disgruntled MLAs. At the beginning of the session, the Speaker gave his ruling, upholding a party’s right to issue whip
12:05 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly Session begins an hour late
As the Speaker was busy going through documents related to Supreme Court, he arrived an hour late to the session.
11:46 AM IST
Impossible to give you more time for trust vote: Speaker Ramesh Kumar
It is learnt that Speaker Ramesh Kumar has expressed his displeasure over CM HD Kumaraswamy's request of adjournment of trust vote. He is reported to have said it is impossible to give more time for trust vote.
11:38 AM IST
Speaker Ramesh Kumar remains non-committal on CM HD Kumaraswamy's demand to adjourn trust vote to Wednesday
As CM HD Kumaraswamy met Speaker Ramesh Kumar and sought two more days' time for the motion to be put to vote, Speaker Ramesh Kumar remains non-committal.
11:34 AM IST
CM HD Kumaraswamy and Congress MLA Krishna Byre Gowda seek 2 more days' time for trust vote
CM HD Kumaraswamy and Congress MLA Krishna Byre Gowda meet Speaker Ramesh Kumar, seek 2 more days' time from him to complete all speeches
10:58 AM IST
Trust vote may be delayed as SC refuses to hear pleas of independent MLAs?
In view of the SC refusing to entertain pleas of independent MLAs Nagesh and Shankar, it is a sort of breather for the coalition government. Coalition may buy more time citing that the pleas are yet to be taken up by the top court
10:55 AM IST
Speaker issues notice to rebel MLAs in relation to disqualification
In relation to the disqualification plea filed by CLP leader Siddaramaiah and KPCC chief Gundu Rao, Speaker issues notice, asks rebel MLAs to appear before him
10:52 AM IST
SC refuses to hear petition filed by independent MLAs Shankar and Nagesh
Independent MLAs Shankar and Nagesh, who had approached the SC seeking urgent hearing of their pleas in relation to the floor test are a disappointed lot as SC refuses to hear their pleas
10:48 AM IST
Speaker Ramesh Kumar exudes confidence ahead of trust vote
Speaker Ramesh Kumar hopes speeches will end soon and make way for trust vote. He said both the CM and the leader of Congress Legislature Party Siddaramaiah have told him that Monday would be the day for trust vote.
10:46 AM IST
CM HD Kumaraswamy offers special pooja at Vyasaraja Mutt in Basavanagudi
With an obvious bid to save his government, CM HD Kumaraswamy visited Vyasaraja Mutt in Basavanagudi in Basavanagudi and ofered pooja
10:27 AM IST
Upbeat and confident BJP MLAs arrive at Vidhana Soudha
In view of chief minister HD Kumaraswamy seeking trust vote, BJP MLAs arrive at the Vidhana Soudha