New Delhi: As the Bharatiya Janata party(BJP) managed to form a govt in Karnataka despite all the implements, Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that the BJP is making a mockery of the Indian Constitution. Rahul taking to twitter handle said that this day India will mourn th defeat of democracy.
“The BJP’s irrational insistence that it will form a Govt. in Karnataka, even though it clearly doesn’t have the numbers, is to make a mockery of or constitution ,” Rahul Gandhi Tweeted. “This morning , while BJP celebrates its hollow victory, India will mourn the defeat of democracy,” he added.
Meanwhile, while the BJP’s B.S. Yeddyurappa for the third time was sworn-in-as the Chief Minister of Karnataka.
Yeddyurappa took oath as the 23rd chief minister of Karnataka after the supreme court early today morning decided not to put a stay on the swearing–in while conducting a post midnight hearing, wherein congress and JD(S) challenged Karnataka Governor Vajubhai R. Vala’s decision in the top court to invite BJP to form the Government even when the saffron party, with 105 MLAs including one Independent MLA, is seven short of the halfway mark of 112.
They contended that they, with a total strength of 115 MLAs are in a better position to form the government.
Though Vala invited the BJP to form the government, he has given 15 days to the saffron party to prove its majority in the state assembly.