Bengaluru, Jul 23: The political crisis in Karnataka and the ensuing drama over the vote of confidence concluded after the JD(S)-Congress coalition lost the trust vote, here on Tuesday.
The coalition lost the trust vote 99-105, after the confidence motion was voted. The tenure of chief minister H D Kumaraswamy lasted between May 23, 2018 to July 23, 2019.
Following the trust vote, BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa will stake claim to form government in the next few days.
A total of 204 MLAs were present in the house, save the speaker, during the trust vote.
Cong-JDS govt collapses in Karnataka as HDK loses trust-vote