SC orders status quo in Karnataka rebel MLAs resignations


NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday ordered a status quo until Tuesday on a plea filed by 10 rebel MLAs of Congress and JD(S) seeking direction to the Assembly Speaker to accept their resignation and disqualification.

The three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and comprising Justices Aniruddha Bose and Deepak Gupta will hear the matter on Tuesday.

"We are of the view that the status quo as of today with regard to the prevailing situation be maintained", the order said. 

The order on Status quo was given after hearing counsels Mukul Rohtagi for the rebel MLAs and Abishek Manu Singhvi for speaker KR Ramesh Kumar.

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