Congress MLA Narayanaswamy, submitted his resignation on Wednesday, Oct 20, and the Assembly Speaker K G Bopaiah accepted it on Oct 21.
After the resignation, the Karnataka Congress have expelled both the rebel MLAs, SV Ramachandra and Narayanaswamy from the party.
According to the party sources Ramachandra and Narayanaswamy are expected to join BJP.
With the resignation of Ramachandra and Narayanaswamy now the Congress strength has now come down to 71 from 73 and JD (S) to 27 from 28. Where as BJP is having 106 members including the Speaker.