MLA disqualification

Third judge appointed to hear AIADMK MLA disqualification plea hails from Dindigul district

The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed Justice M Satyanarayana as the third judge to hear the disqualification plea of 18 AIADMK MLAs.

published on : 28th June 2018

Justice M Sathyanarayanan of Madras HC to hear the plea of disqualified AIADMK MLAs: Supreme Court

The vacation bench of the Supreme Court passed the order on a plea by some of the disqualified MLAs who were seeking transfer of their petition challenging their disqualification.

published on : 27th June 2018

Office of profit: Manish Sisodia writes open letter to Delhiites over AAP MLAs disqualification, BJP criticises move

Sisodia, in an open letter to the people of the city, on Monday sought support against the disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs on charges of holding "office of profit".

published on : 22nd January 2018

Office of profit: Why the haste to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs, asks Shiv Sena

In the case of AAP's 20 legislators, the EC has acted in haste, that is the opinion of even former ECI officials, and that too, without giving them an opportunity to present their case, Sena said.

published on : 22nd January 2018

AAP MLAs disqualification: God gave us 67 seats knowing this day was coming, says Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal's remarks came after President Ram Nath Kovind approved Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs on the charges of holding 'office of profit'.

published on : 21st January 2018

Office of profit: AAP to approach higher courts for justice

Minutes after 20 Aam Aadmi Party MLAs were disqualified from the Delhi Assembly, the party said they would approach the higher courts for justice.

published on : 21st January 2018

Yashwant, Shatrughan back AAP over MLAs' disqualification

Rebel BJP leaders Yashwant Sinha and Shatrughan Sinha today backed the AAP over the disqualification of its 20 MLAs.

published on : 21st January 2018

AAP office of profit matter: Suspended MLA Kapil Mishra hints at fresh election in Delhi

Mishra's comment comes hours after the Election Commission of India recommended disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs in the ‘office of profit’ matter.

published on : 19th January 2018

AAP MLAs' disqualification: Mamata Banerjee says EC cannot be used for political vendetta, calls incident unfortunate

Mamata extended support to Arvind Kejriwal, following the Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs for holding an 'office-of-profit'.

published on : 19th January 2018

Congress, BJP demand Kejriwal's resignation after Election Commission recommends disqualification of AAP MLAs

The AAP legislators were accused of being unconstitutionally appointed as parliamentary secretaries to assist various Ministers of the Delhi government.

published on : 19th January 2018

Election Commission recommends disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs for holding office of profit

In its opinion sent to President Ram Nath Kovind, the Election Commission said by being parliamentary secretaries, the legislators held the office of profit and were liable to be disqualified.

published on : 19th January 2018