As per the latest update, BJP High Command has temporarily suspended Operation Lotus which is aimed at ending the rule of coalition government. Karnataka BJP Chief BS Yeddyurappa was asked to wait for the end result of attempts to topple Kamal Nath-led Congress Government in Madhya Pradesh.
If BJP succeeds in ending Congress rule in Madhya Pradesh, Congress-JD(S) Government in Karnataka will be under serious trouble.
Seats Tally (224 Seats): BJP: 104 Plus 1 Independent; Congress: 77, 1 Independent & Speaker; JD (S): 37 Plus 1 BSP MLA. Results of Chincholi and Kundgol Segments is awaited.