Bhopal | Just a day after the final polling in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, dark clouds have emerged over the 5-month-old Congress government in the state of Madhya Pradesh.
The opposition party in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, BJP has demanded a special assembly session regarding the stability of the government. Leader of Opposition BJP’s Gopal Bhargav speaking to News Agency ANI has said that they are sending a letter to Governor requesting an assembly session as there are a lot of issues. Bhargav said that the Kamal Nath government will fall on its own.”I don’t believe in horse-trading but I feel its time has come and it will have to go soon,” he added.
Congress general secretary in-charge of Madhya Pradesh Deepak Babariya said the people of the state had rejected the BJP and voted them out in the assembly elections. “The BJP is trying to destabilise the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh through corrupt practices. They are trying to negate the mandate of people of Madhya Pradesh given in favour of the Congress in assembly elections held a few months ago and people will not forgive them for this,” he told News Agency PTI.
In the 2018 assembly elections, the Congress won 114 seats and the BJP coming a close second with 109 in the 230 member assembly. The Bahujan Samaj Party has two seats, the Samajwadi Party one and the Independents four seats. Two short of the majority mark on its own, the Congress has the support of BSP and SP in the House.