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Historic interim order by SC, says Singhvi

IANS  |  New Delhi 

and Abhishek Manu Singhvi, appearing for the and the JD-S on Friday, said the order to go for a floor test in the at 4 p.m on Saturday was a "historic interim order".

"This is an historic interim order because the court has directed confidence motion within less than 36 hours," he told the media outside the court.

The SC has restrained the nomination of Anglo-Indian member as it took on record a statement by that there was no move to nominate an Anglo-Indian member in the state Assembly.

The court has also directed the of Police to personally supervise the security of the newly elected lawmakers.

"It is clear that (B.S.) Yedurappa's letters disclosed today did not give any details on what ground he claimed he would form the government. He had no basis to form a state government," he added.



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First Published: Fri, May 18 2018. 13:18 IST