Uttarakhand High Court to pronounce order on rebel MLAs plea today

NAINITAL(PTI): The Uttarakhand High Court will on Monday pronounce its order on the petition filed by nine rebel Congress MLAs challenging their disqualification under the anti-defection law by the Speaker.

The Supreme Court had on Friday ordered floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly on May 10.

The President’s rule will temporarily be lifted on Tuesday and former chief minister Harish Rawat will seek the confidence vote in the house.

An apex court bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra had on April 27 directed the continuation of President’s rule in Uttarakhand.

The Centre had imposed President’s rule in the state on March 27.

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