Newly-elected Congress MLAs will likely be whisked away to Eagleton Resort on the Bengaluru-Mysuru Highway to thwart any attempts of horse-trading. However, this isn’t the first time this resort, owned by Congress leader DK Sivakumar, has played host to lawmakers under lockdown.
During the Gujarat Rajya Sabha election last year, the Congress had flown its Gujarat MLAs to the resort in Bengaluru to keep them under tight watch. Congress leader Ahmed Patel had eventually won the nail-biting election, which had a photo-finish complete with cross-voting and betrayal.
Take a look at the luxurious resort where Congress and JD(S) MLAs will be lodged: