In a massive jolt to the main opposition Congress, the party MLAs had decided to join the TMC in a late night development on Wednesday.
Kejriwal's remarks came during a press conference in Amritsar. He is on a two-day visit to Punjab ahead of the Assembly polls scheduled to be held early next year.
Over a dozen ruling party MLAs, considered close to Baghel, flew to the national capital, adding to the speculation over a possible leadership change,
While political leaders were arrested for holding demonstrations on roads, farmers’ unions observed the event by organising a rally at Narayanguda.
Leader of Opposition Paresh Dhanani said his party MLAs staged the walkout also because the BJP government did not accept their demand for paying compensation to the kin of COVID-19 victims.
The MLAs who moved the apex court are Sudhakar, Roshan Baig, MTB Nagaraj, Muniratna, and Anand Singh.
Stating that CM Chandrashekar Rao is pursuing political terrorism, Telangana CLP leader dares defected MLAs to resign and contest again on TRS tickets.
Though the legislators were absent in the morning session, they appeared during the post-noon session and were among the last to be administered oath.
Ugrappa also claimed that Congress would release other audio clips in which national leaders of the BJP are heard luring Congress MLAs.
They were moved from one spot to another due to ‘security concerns’ and finally checked into Hyderbad’s luxury hotels where they were given massages and took mudbaths.
Fearing poaching of their legislators by the BJP, the Congress and the JD(S) had earlier decided to fly them to a resort in Kochi.
Of the 10 MLAs, eight including Vaghela and his son, who had voted for the BJP candidates in the Rajya Sabha poll, were expelled by the Congress yesterday.
Congress expels eight MLAs in Gujarat, including Vaghela, for defying party whip in Rajya Sabha polls
The Congress on Wednesday expelled eight rebel MLAs, including former Chief Minister Shankersinh Vaghela, for six years for anti-party activities.
After AIADMK in TN, Congress now 'resorts' to keeping 42 Gujarat MLAs in Bengaluru away from BJP's long arm
The MLAs have been put up at Eagleton Golf Resort in Bidadi on Mysuru road after they arrived in 2 batches from Ahmedabad via Mumbai, to ensure that BJP doesn't sway them ahead of the Rajya Sabha poll
According to party sources, the legislators would fly to the capital of Karnataka, a Congress-ruled state, tonight itself.