In a dramatic twist to
the porngate scandal, a member of the Karnataka Assembly panel
probing the incident on Sunday claimed more than 15 MLAs,
including Opposition members, had watched the sleazy clippings.
Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa
on Monday submitted before the Karnataka High Court that he cannot be
impleaded for disqualification of five independents, as the
decision was taken by Speaker KG Bopaiah.
A division bench of the Karnataka High Court will on Monday hear a joint petition by 16 rebel legislators against their disqualification by Speaker KG Bopaiah ahead of the trust vote earlier in the day.