Kiran defeats No Confidence Motion by 38 votes

YSR Congress Party spokesman Ambati Rambabu on Tuesday claimed that the strength of Congress party in the House has been reduced to 136 from 144 after the No Confidence Motion.

Talking to media persons at party office, Rambabu said that the Congress has no moral right to rule the state as it do not have even a simple majority. “The No Trust Motion has exposed that the government is in minority” he pointed out adding that the government could now be well described as a coalition comprising of PRP and MIM. “If the Praja Rajyam Party and MIM withdraw their support, the government will collapse,” he said.

Despite pressure and black mail tactics adopted by Congress high command, he said the Jagan group MLAs voted in favour of the motion and showed their commitment towards problems of farmers the state. He said the farmers would recognize the services of YSR Congress MLAs and reward them in the by-elections.

Rambabu said that although Telugu Desam president N Chandrababu Naidu was not committed towards farmers’ issues, he introduced the motion to encash using Jagan Mohan Reddy. (INN)