Updated: March 21, 2020 7:04:33 pm
Twenty two rebel Congress MLAs, whose resignations brought down the Kamal Nath-led Congress authorities in Madhya Pradesh, joined the BJP Saturday. The rebel MLAs met BJP President JP Nadda and BJP chief Jyotiraditya Scindia, at JP Nadda’s residence in New Delhi.
The growth comes a day after the 15-month-old Congress government in Madhya Pradesh fell on Friday when Chief Minister Kamal Nath selected to resign forward of a belief vote ordered by the Supreme Court a day earlier to finish the uncertainty within the state following the resignation of 22 Congress MLAs.
Announcing his resignation at a press convention at his official residence round midday, Kamal Nath accused the Opposition BJP of plotting to convey down his authorities from the day he took cost in December 2018. He then headed to Raj Bhavan at hand over his resignation to Governor Lalji Tandon at 1.15 pm.
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