After discussing with Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy and other senior Congress leaders, Karnataka Speaker Ramesh Kumar leaves his chamber at the Vidhana Soudha along with KG Bopiah, Bommai and other BJP MLAs without interact with media.
Speaker met Congress's Krishna Byre Gowda, Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara, Congress leaders Siddaramaiah, DK Shivakumar and Dinesh Gundu Rao. Earlier, the speaker also met and discussed with Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy in his chamber.
Dinesh Gundu Rao also met with Speaker Ramesh Kumar. Dinesh Gundu Rao said, "We came to the Speaker to give clarification in the backdrop of the Supreme Court verdict. The Assembly has its own rules for conducting the House. The rules of the assembly House has a provision for granting leave to the members. Our issue was with the Supreme verdict. The Speaker said members are obligated to attend."