Rajya Sabha Elections 2022 LIVE Updates: Congress showed its true face today: Kumaraswamy on JD(S) MLA's cross-voting
Polling for 16 Rajya Sabha seats in four states – Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Haryana and Karnataka began today at 9 am. Election Commission of India appointed special observers and had also ordered videography to ensure no party tries to practice horse-trading from rival parties. The MLAs will cast their vote today in their respective legislative assemblies. Stay tuned for further update:
Congres MLA Kiran Choudhary and BB Batra's vote has been rejected, It is being said the two voted casted multiple votes at a time.
Independent MLA Balraj Kunda refuses to vote in Rajya Sabha Election, choses to remain absent.
Haryana | I'll not vote for Kartikeya Sharma or any other candidate & remain 'absent' today. I'll continue to stand with the people of Haryana. There is a 'Mandi' for buying&selling for MLAs here.I got many offers but no one can buy me or threaten me:Balraj Kundu, Independent MLA pic.twitter.com/aNKAyon4Q8
In the midst of Rajya Sabha Elections, JD(S) leader and former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy made a big claim. The former CM alleged that BJP has been seeking help from Congress for its victory. As said by Swamy, 'CT Ravi is BJP general secretary, why did he reach the Congress office then? It shows CT Ravi had been approaching Siddaramaiah for cooperation in the elections for the BJP candidate.
Ahead of Rajya Sabha polls, Jaipur witnesses yet another Internet Shutdown, LOL.
Bombay High court is hearing to the plea whether Nawab Malik and Anil Deshmukh should be allowed to cast their vote for the elections or not.
Chandigarh | Kuldeep Bishnoi is upset with Congress, he is not going to vote for them. One more MLA from Congress is also not going to vote for the party but I will not take the name. All the 6 independent MLAs have voted for BJP: Randhir Golan, Independent MLA from Haryana pic.twitter.com/tZ2Qcj3Wmd