K G Bopaiah

Didn't press for replacing Karnataka pro tem speaker after live broadcast assurance: Congress

Congress leaders Kapil Sibal and Abhishek Manu Singhvi, who represented the Congress and the JD(S) in the Supreme Court, said their entire aim of moving court was to ensure transparency.

published on : 19th May 2018

Supreme Court orders live telecast of Karnataka floor test, KG Bopaiah will be the protem speaker

The apex court has ordered a live stream of the floor test in order to ensure fairness. Congress-JD(S) settle for the livestreaming judgement.  

published on : 19th May 2018

Bopaiah's appointment as Karnataka Assembly pro tem speaker : SC to hear plea on Saturday 10 30 am

The Supreme Court will on Saturday hear at 1030 hrs the writ petition jointly filed by Congress-JD(S) challenging the appointment of BJP MLA KG Bopaiah as Protem Speaker.​

published on : 18th May 2018

Karnataka Assembly Pro tem speaker Bopaiah 'dented and tainted', will move court: Congress

Congress communications in-charge Randeep Surjewala said according to convention, the senior-most MLA is appointed the pro-tem speaker and the Governor should have followed past precedents.

published on : 18th May 2018

Fight for Karnataka: BJP MLA Bopaiah appointed pro-tem speaker 

Bopaiah was the Karnataka Assembly speaker from 2009 to 2013.

published on : 18th May 2018

Congress likely to challenge in court appointment of BJP MLA as pro tem speaker in Karnataka 

Top Congress leaders met today soon after Governor Vajubhai Vala appointed the BJP MLA as the pro tem speaker, and decided that the matter should be challenged in court.

published on : 18th May 2018