Supreme Court (SC) is about to hear the petition by Telangana Congress legislator, Sampath Kumar, against Speaker Madhusudhana Chary, for no action against defecting MLAs. Today is the deadline for the Speaker to file an affidavit in the case. However, no affidavit has been filed yet. The Speaker will send his reply through advocate general, stating that he had been busy all these days and action will be taken soon in the issue. The petitioner, Sampath Kumar, lamented the weak response from the Speaker and said that he is awaiting SC's verdict over the matter.