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The Telangana High Court on Friday directed the registrar (judicial) to take Assembly Secretary V Narasimha Charyulu and Law Secretary V Niranjan Rao into custody for contempt of court.
The Karnataka MLAs were upset ever since the cabinet reshuffle and expansion on December 22 that saw Jarkiholi's removal.
It may be recalled that the state council of ministers had on March 18, 2017 decided that all MLAs and MPs shall be required to declare their immovable properties as on January 1 every year.
The four MLAs have left the JD(S)-Congress coalition on tenterhooks after their absence from consecutive CLP meetings.
All three legislators were disgruntled over not being given cabinet-rank positions.
Congress legislators violating the whip has been the single biggest worry for its leadership.
The Governor Vajubhai Vala, who arrived to address the gathering, had to cut short the speech which ended within a few moments due to the ruckus and then exited the assembly.
Media reports suggested a quarrel took place last night between Karnataka Congress MLAs Anand Singh and J N Ganesh after which Singh was reportedly taken to the hospital for treatment.
Exposing fissures in the party, the four lawmakers had skipped the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) meet Friday, which was called as a show of strength against BJP.
Security was so tight that none, except Congress leaders, were allowed inside the resort.
The resort politics popularised by N T Rama Rao continues unabated. The old motto of Aaya Ram Gaya Ram has given way to the new bazaar practice of Buy Ram Sell Ram.
Delhi BJP MLAs have said they will file details of their assets and liabilities as asked in a notice by Lokayukta, Leader of Opposition Vijender Gupta said on Friday.
In a repeat of the May 2018 drama, a jittery Congress, calling it a precautionary measure, shifted all its MLAs to Eagleton Resort in Bidadi.
Congress will issue notices to four MLAs seeking explanation from them for their absence at the Congress Legislature Party meeting, CLP leader Siddaramaiah said.
The absence of four lawmakers posed no imminent threat to the seven-month old Congress-JDS government but suggested that all was not well within the Congress.