With the Speaker's decision, the effective strength of the MP Assembly is now 222.
Madhya Pradesh Assembly Speaker N P Prajapati on Saturday accepted the resignations of six rebel MLAs who were ministers in the Kamal Nath government.
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“I have accepted the resignations of Imarati Devi, Tulsi Silawat, Govind Singh Rajput, Mahendra Singh Sisodiya, Pradyumn Singh Tomar and Prabhuram Chaudhari,” Prajapti told reporters.
“I had given them time to appear in person on Friday and Saturday after their resignations came in for verification. But they did not turn up,” he added.
With the Speaker’s decision, the effective strength of the MP Assembly is now 222. Two seats are vacant.