Centre seeks time on Uttarakhand floor test

New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The central government on Wednesday sought a day’s time to seriously consider the Supreme Court’s suggestion to go for a floor test in the Uttarakhand assembly.

The apex court bench of Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Shiva Kirti Singh adjourned the hearing till May 6 after Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi said the government needed a day’s time to “seriously consider” if President’s Rule could be lifted for a day to allow ousted Chief Minister Harish Rawat to prove his majority in the assembly.

The apex court had on Tuesday asked the central government to consider the possibility of having the floor test.



Related Posts

Leave a Reply