Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, who has a skinny lead within the meeting after a revolt by his sacked deputy Sachin Pilot, will “be taught a lesson”, warned Bahujan Samaj Get together (BSP) chief Mayawati at present, declaring she would go all the way in which to the Supreme Courtroom to struggle six MLAs of her occasion becoming a member of the Congress final 12 months.
Ashok Gehlot is only one forward of the bulk mark of 101 within the 200-member Rajasthan meeting. Six MLAs who merged the Rajasthan BSP into the Congress in September helped him safe his tally.
BJP chief Madan Dilawar has petitioned the Rajasthan Excessive Courtroom in opposition to the merger; he dropped an earlier case and filed a contemporary petition at present. The BSP has approached the court docket and requested to be made part of the identical petition.
“BSP may have gone to the court docket earlier too however we had been searching for a time to show the Congress occasion and Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot a lesson. Now we’ve determined to go to court docket. We is not going to let this matter alone. We are going to go even to the Supreme Courtroom,” Mayawati mentioned at present.
The occasion led by former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati had lately approached the Election Fee to think about six Rajasthan MLAs, who had final 12 months merged with the Congress, as BSP MLAs through the Rajya Sabha polls, however the Election Fee had refused to intervene in that as it is the Speaker’s area.
The BSP late on Sunday issued a whip to the six MLAs – R Gudha, Lakhan Singh, Deep Chand, JS Awana, Sandeep Kumar and Wajib Ali.
“Notices have been issued to the six MLAs individually in addition to collectively, stating that since BSP is a nationwide occasion, there can’t be any merger on the state degree on the occasion of the six MLAs, until there’s a merger of the BSP on the nationwide degree. In the event that they violate it, they are going to be disqualified,” BSP Nationwide Basic Secretary Satish Chandra Mishra instructed information company ANI.