Maharashtra crisis: High voltage drama in Maharashtra politics! Petition in Supreme Court for action against rebel MLAs
Maharashtra: Congress leader Jaya Thakur has filed a petition in the Supreme Court amid the ongoing political turmoil in Maharashtra. In his petition, he has asked the court to take action against the rebel MLAs of Shiv Sena under the anti-defection law. He also demanded a five-year ban on defectors contesting elections.
Conversion of MLAs unconstitutional: Jaya Thakur
Jaya in her petition Told That the defection of legislators is unconstitutional. Jaya Thakur he said That political parties are trying to undermine the democratic structure of the country, hence the court’s intervention is needed in this matter. Jaya said her argument pertains to the importance of party politics in a democracy and the need for stability in government to facilitate good governance under the Constitution.
“We need to draw a line between dissent and defection so that democratic values can be balanced with other constitutional matters,” said Jaya, who filed the petition in the Supreme Court. Let us tell you, the petition also mentions the political crisis in Manipur Legislative Assembly in 2017 and Karnataka Legislative Assembly in 2019 and Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly in 2020. Jaya Thakur said in her petition that she had Supreme Court I had also filed a petition and said that how the government is being brought down by ignoring the anti-defection law.
I am ready to resign from the post of CM, come forward and say: Uddhav Thackeray
Rebel Shiv Sena leader and minister Eknath Shinde breaking his silence on the crisis facing the government due to the rebellion , Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that if the rebel MLAs declare that they do not want to see Thackeray as the chief minister, they will do their best. He also said that he is ready to resign. He said that if Shiv Sainiks feel that Thackeray is not capable of leading the party, then they are also ready to step down as Shiv Sena president.
Thackeray further said, “You face And why make statements from elsewhere? Come against me and tell me that I am not able to handle the posts of Chief Minister and President of Shiv Sena. I will resign immediately. I will prepare my resignation and you can come and take me to the Raj Bhavan.