No election for three MLC seats, govt. tells HC
The Telangana government and the Election Commission on Wednesday told the High Court the elections to the three MLC seats will be conducted as the incumbents were disqualified and are under legal challenge.
It is already known that the MLCs Ramulu Naik, Yadava Reddy and Bhupathi Reddy were expelled from the party for their anti-party activities following a plea was filed by the trio in High Court pertaining to their disqualification which is currently being heard.
The counsels of government and EC told Justice Challa Kodanda who was hearing the pleas that they will wait till the final view of the court. On the other hand, the advocates Salman Khurshid and D Prakash who appeared for Ramulu and Yadava Reddy told the court that their disqualifications were arbitrary.