YSRCP demands anti-defection law

jagan11The opposition YSRCP has demanded an ordinance to safeguard parliamentary democracy , over defections.

YSRCP party leader Bhumana Karunakar Reddy said, Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Venkaiah Naidu told the need to strengthen the anti-defection law to say that the membership of the defectors should be cancelled immediately .

He said, His party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy also in a view that power to disqualify defectors should lie with the Election Commission and not the Speaker.