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    Madhya Pradesh Mayhem LIVE: Harsh Chauhan to be the other candidate; Rajya Sabha elections for Madhya Pradesh scheduled for March 26.

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    Madhya Pradesh Mayhem LIVE: Moments after inducting former Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia, BJP names him as one of two Rajya Sabha nominees from Madhya Pradesh.

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    Madhya Pradesh Mayhem LIVE: Rahul Gandhi breaks silence on Jyotiraditya Scindia; says that he was the only person in the Congress who could ‘walk into my house anytime.’

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    Madhya Pradesh Mayhem LIVE: “We’re happy he has taken this decision. I’ll always stay with him even if I had to jump in a well. When we were in Congress, CM Kamal Nath never heard us,” says Imarti Devi.

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    Madhya Pradesh Mayhem LIVE: Imarti Devi, one of the 22 rebel Congress MLAs in Bengaluru, supports Jyotiraditya Scindia; says that all 22 MLAs are in Bengaluru ‘on their own will.’

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    Madhya Pradesh Mayhem LIVE: “It’s a joyous day for BJP and me personally. Today, I remember Rajmata Scindia ji. Jyotiraditya Scindia has become a member of the BJP family. Yashodhara ji is here with us. The entire family is with BJP. They have a tradition where politics is a medium to serve people,” says former MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

New Delhi: Amid rising tensions over the future of the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh, Jyotiraditya Scindia is likely to join the BJP on Wednesday, a day after he sent his resignation letter to Sonia Gandhi. Also Read - When Jyotiraditya Prompted Rahul Gandhi What to Say: Video And Memes Go Viral After Scindia's Exit

Despite the imminent peril, the Congress government said it has enough numbers to float through the floor test. According to reports, both the BJP and the Congress are taking stock of their MLAs. Some ministers, including CM Kamal Nath, left for Bengaluru on Tuesday. Other MLAs were reportedly taken to Jaipur. Also Read - 'He Waited and Waited', Cousin Shares Behind-The-Scene Story of Jyotiraditya And Rahul Gandhi on Social Media

On Wednesday, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh took to Twitter and defended the Congress saying Scindia was never sidelined. Also Read - Madhya Pradesh: Jyotiraditya Scindia Exits. What's Next?

“Congress is together. The Congress government under the leadership of Chief Minister Kamal Nath in Madhya Pradesh is completely united and secure. The BJP’s “divide & rule” conspiracy will never succeed. All our MLAs consider their accountability, duty and morality towards the people of the state supreme,” said Madhya Pradesh Congress in a tweet.