MUMBAI: The riot Congress and JD(S) legislators, who have put up at Renaissance Hotel in Mumbai, are not possibly to take part inside the trust vote referred to as with the aid of chief minister HD Kumaraswamy on Thursday.
After handing in resignations to the assembly speaker, leaving the coalition authorities at risk, the organization has been brazening the political disaster out from the financial capital. With the addition of 3 contributors, its ranks have grown to 15 — 10 from Congress, three from JD(S), and independents.
They clarified on Sunday they’d resigned from their posts however were nevertheless participants in their events, so that they need not attend the consider vote. They are awaiting the Supreme Court’s decision on their resignations. A listening to is scheduled for Tuesday.
Amid hypothesis that senior Congress was planning to journey to Mumbai with an attraction or an offer, the dissident MLAs wrote to the Mumbai police commissioner, in search of to stop them. They requested arrangements to save you each person from drawing near them on the inn, claiming birthday party leaders from Maharashtra or Karnataka ought to pose a “critical threat” to them. Their letter named Mallikarjun Kharge and Ghulam Nabi Azad. However, no Congress chief from the 2 states became up on the inn on Monday.
Mumbai police nonetheless stepped up safety on the lodge. “Security has been tightened and all MLAs were advised in opposition to meeting contributors of the media or venturing out,” stated a BJP functionary. He claimed two more Congress MLAs have been likely to surrender and be part of the group soon.
So far, the Congress-JD(S) integrates efforts for a patch-up with the rebels have failed. On Sunday, housing minister MTB Nagaraj flew to Mumbai in a chartered flight, hours after senior Congress and JD(S) leaders made desperate attempts to keep him.
Treasury, open benches lock horns in council
The legislative council changed into adjourned with out transacting any enterprise as BJP objected to the functioning of the House while the government, consistent with them, had lost the general public. When the House convened at 11.30am, deputy chairman SL Dharmegowda sought to soak up Question Hour. But the BJP objected, pointing out that all ministers have resigned and that they cannot answer the questions.
In an effort to mollify revolt MLAs, Kumaraswamy had requested all his ministers to surrender final Monday. But their resignations have not been common. Countering BJP’s stand, minister SR Mahesh stated the CM had not universal ministers’ resignations. “There is not any trouble in taking on Question Hour,” he maintained. This led to a verbal duel among treasury and competition benches.
MUMBAI: The railways’ plan to popularize the unreserved ticketing device (UTS) on its mobile app to e-book suburban network tickets is still going through mega blocks. Since January 2019, around 17,000 charge-related failure instances had been recorded on Central Railway (CR) alone.
A charge failure is while the amount receives deducted from a person’s account but the price ticket does not get issued.
A senior CR authentic said, “We were striving difficult to popularize the app and the response has been appropriate too. But our efforts get hampered with the aid of payment failure or connectivity troubles.”
Mobile price ticket failure can happen due to cellular phone tool connectivity and server troubles. It takes seven to 12 running days in a transaction failure to get the transaction amount refunded.
Dombivli resident Hetal Joshi stated, “I had attempted to book a season ticket from my cellular telephone. However, the amount was given deducted and the price tag becomes not issued. I had to travel without a price tag to the workplace as there has been a long queue on the booking window. As success might have it, I was fined for traveling with out a price tag.”
Shyam Pandya, another commuter from Ambernath, stated, “The cellular app has been round for such a lot of years and yet the authorities have didn’t make it paintings correctly, with out hiccups.”
Kurla resident Syed Jaffar said, “Earlier, I might now not face any issues whilst getting a price ticket via the app. On the last few events, though, the app has failed to execute a reserving from the same spot where it would go through earlier.”
Railway’s automobile is a GPS-based totally app that makes use of geo-fencing to demarcate bodily territory. Tickets may be booked only if the cellphone person is at least 15 meters away and within 2km of an asked boarding station. The gadget uses a smartphone’s GPRS coordinates. This became to make sure that humans do no longer cheat the railways via buying tickets on seeing a TTE. Those who battle to ebook tickets due to geo-fencing troubles can click on the QR code option at the app. This might help them get a difficult copy of the ticket from any of the kiosks installed at station booking places of work.