delivered by Ranjan Gogoi just before his retirement is still fresh in the public mind. the flags of the confederate states of america dixie lyrics bedding set The nomination might not have raised as many eyebrows if more time had lapsed after his retirement.
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simply because they did not get the desired seats, and seeing the opposition wind blow in their favour, is nothing but a game of pure politics. the flags of the confederate states of america dixie lyrics bedding set Defection of MLAs from one party to another as per the law is all right. Indulging in horse-trading for forming a government is illegal and a blot on democracy. The huge wastage of taxpayers’ money involved in the elections is unfortunate. The apex court needs to take cognisance of it. The law-makers are unlikely to ban horse-trading for obvious reasons. Legislators indulging in such defections should be banned from contesting elections for a specific period. Refer to the editorial ‘Gujarat muddle’; Bhajan Lal had mastered the art of large-scale defection and Amit Shah has done a doctorate in this field.
Our wily politicians have found a way to circumvent the anti-defection law. Does an MLA resign midway without any material gain? The BJP is flush with electoral bond money and can buy MLAs of any party. The drama in Karnataka is now being reenacted in Madhya Pradesh. One had hope in the apex court but the nomination of former CJI Gogoi to the Upper House has put crucial decisions taken by him in his tenure under a cloud. We need to amend our laws. Any legislator resigning midway should be barred from taking any office of profit for a minimum of five years. Though the nomination of anyone to the Rajya Sabha is within the ambit of the government, and no finger should be raised on its constitutional propriety, in this case, the nomination smacks of quid pro quo. Memory of some controversial judgments