Cong-JDS lone BSP MLA Mahesh decides to back-off from floor test

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Cong-JDS lone BSP MLA Mahesh decides to back-off from floor test

Cong-JDS lone BSP MLA Mahesh decides to back-off from floor test

SC L S   ¦    Jul 21, 2019 04:28:44 PM (IST)

Cong-JDS lone BSP MLA Mahesh decides to back-off from floor test-1

Bengaluru: As the Congress-Janata Dal (S) state coalition will be moving the confidence motion on the floor of the assembly tomorrow, July 22, its ally Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has given a shock by deciding to be absent for the confidence motion.

Speaking to media, here on Sunday, July 21, lone BSP MLA, representing Kollegal Assembly Constituency N Mahesh has made it clear that he would not be a part of the confidence motion in favour of the state coalition.

According to a tweet by ANI, Mahesh has said that he will be adhering to the directions of BSP chief Mayawati and has said that as per her orders he is not supposed to participate in the floor test tomorrow.

It can be recalled that Mahesh was given a post of minister for primary and secondary education in the Congress-JDS state coalition. He had later resigned from the post.