In a landmark verdict in sensational case of political crisis in Karnataka, Supreme Court has ordered for Floor Test of Karnataka Assembly Tomorrow (Saturday). SC ordered to conduct the test on Saturday at 4 PM.
Abhishek Singhvi, representing Congress and JD(S), told the justices that Congress-JD(S) is ready for Floor Test tomorrow. Whereas senior advocate, representing BJP, requested for 1 week time. However, the bench of Justices AK Sikri, SA Bobde and Ashok Bhushan have declared for conducting Floor Test tomorrow considering the urgency in the issue.
The Supreme Court directed Karnataka state DGP to provide full security to all elected legislators to safely reach the Assembly and participate in voting in the Floor Test freely as per their wish. Floor Test shouldn’t be conducted via secret ballot, said the apex court in its judgement.