Congress seeks disqualification of four rebel MLAs under Anti -Defection Law

Undet the Anti- Defection law the congress party through cracking the whip on Monday sought disqualification of four rebel MLA as they repeatedly remained defiant , skipping the assembly session and legislature party meeting .
The Congress petitioned the Assembly speaker Ramesh Kumar, seeking action against lawmakers Ramesh Jarkiholi, Umesh Jadhav, Mahesh Kumathali and B Nagendra weeks after giving them warnings to mend their ways and fall in line.
Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader and former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah met the Speaker and gave him a letter along with supporting documents to disqualify the four MLAs.
Siddaramaiah,who also heads the JDS-Congress coordination committee, was accompanied by deputy chief minister Dr G Parameshwara and Congress state president Dinesh Gundu Rao.