high court serves notices to four AP ministers over defection to TDP from YSRCP

high court serves notices to four AP ministers over defection to TDP from YSRCP
Bhuma Akhila Priya, C. Adinarayana Reddy, N. Amarnath Reddy and R.S. Krishna Ranga Rao were issued notices by the High Court on Tuesday

The Hyderabad high court docket today issued notices to four Andhra Pradesh ministers, asking them why could not they be disqualified for defecting to the ruling TDP from the YSR Congress celebration.

A division bench of the appearing chief Justice Ramesh Ranganthan and Justice T Rajini, listening to a writ petition filed by using journalist T Shivaprasad Reddy, issued the notices to the Andhra Pradesh chief secretary as well as the ministers N Amarnath Reddy, R S Krishna Ranga Rao, Bhuma Akhila Priya and C Adi Narayana Reddy.

all of them got elected to the Andhra Pradesh assembly on the price tag of the YSR Congress birthday party, but joined the Telugu Desam birthday party government of N Chandrababu Naidu in April this year and ultimately have become ministers.

difficult their induction into the cabinet, the petitioner stated this motion of the Andhra government was pretty arbitrary, illegal and with none utility of mind or authority of law and was in violation of Article 164(1B) of the constitution and related norms.

The petitioner requested the excessive courtroom to restrain the 4 from discharging any feature as ministers, pending disposal of his plea.

The HC adjourned the case for 4 weeks.

July 19, 2017