The No Confidence motion against the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) brought up in the Lok Sabha has been defeated by 325 Noes and 126 Ayes votes.
A total of 451 members votes. There was no abstentions. The ruling NDA with 314 MPs, secure 11 extra votes.
Terming the no-trust vote against his government a result of the opposition’s “arrogance”, Modi had earlier called on all parties to dismiss the move and accused the Congress of working with the mindset of ‘Modi hatao’ (remove Modi). Responding to the debate on the motion, he said some people are indulging in “negative politics.” He also took a dig at Rahul Gandhi for asking him to stand up for a hug after walking across to his chair in the Lok Sabha, sa