What is happening in Madhya Pradesh? Will a new government be formed?
20 MLA's from congress party loyal to Jyotiraditya Scindia resigned from congress and have met with the BJP on Monday.
Jyotiraditya Scindia also resigned from the party. The government which is led by Chief Minister Kamal Nath formed the majority with 114 seats from Congress.
Jyotiraditya Scindia met with BJP chief Amit Shah today and also met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi. Scindia has been absconding since Monday and tweeted a letter today which he wrote to Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi. In the letter, he had written the phrase "Time to Move on" giving his resignation.
What will happen to the MLAs count now:
Size of the assembly: 230
The current strength of the Kamal Nath government:
114 MLAs from Congress
2 MLAs from Bahujan Samaj Party(BSP)
1 MLA from Samajwadi
4 independent MLAs
After the Congress MLAs quit then-majority mark comes down to 106
Congress will become 94 and BJP will become 107