'Missing': Where are 5 JD(S) MLAs, 10 Cong. MLAs?

'Missing': Where are 5 JD(S) MLAs, 10 Cong. MLAs?

JD(S)MLAs and party workers arrive at the Shangri-La hotel in Bangalore's Vasantnagar. Meanwhile the INC Karnataka is holding a meeting in their headquarters at Queens Road. DH photo

A senior Janata Dal (Secular) party leader told Deccan Herald that only 32 of the party’s 37 MLAs have reached the party’s on-going legislative meeting in Bengaluru The party was waiting for five of its MLAs to reach the Shangri-La Hotel in Bengaluru’s Vasanthnagar neighbourhood.

Meanwhile, ten MLAs are missing from the legislative party meeting that is ongoing at the Congress headquarters on Queens Road in Bengaluru.


The political drama continued on Wednesday the day after the Karnataka Assembly election results were announced.

Here is the list of missing Congress MLAs:

  1. Anand Singh
  2. Nagendra 
  3. Bhimanayak
  4. Ganesh hukkeri
  5. Yashwanthrayagouda Patil
  6. Zameer Ahmed
  7. Tukaram
  8. Mahantesh Kaujalagi
  9. Satish Jarakiholi
  10. Ramesh Jarakiholi

The JD(S) leader confirmed that the party’s chief ministerial candidate H D Kumaraswamy was conducting the meeting. He, however, insisted that the missing leaders were on their way to the hotel for the party's meeting.

We will have the latest political developments. Watch this space.