Last month, Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah had urged voters to elect Sai, promising to make the latter a "big man" if the party comes back to power in the state.
A political row broke out after Minister of State for External Affairs Meenakshi Lekhi said she had not approved a question tabled in the Lok Sabha on Friday on declaring Hamas a terrorist organisation.
The party's state committee has also demanded that PC George be given a ticket to contest from the Pathanamthitta Lok Sabha constituency in the upcoming elections.
On November 9, the committee recommended the Trinamool MP's expulsion. The Lok Pal has asked the CBI to probe the bribe angle
Intially the proceedings were adjourned till noon after BSP member Danish Ali held a protest demanding action against BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri for allegedly making derogatory remarks against him.
The defeat marks a huge setback for the Congress, as the Bhupesh Baghel-led government, which previously had 68 seats in the 90-member house, has been routed in several of its bastions.
The governance provided by the Congress was satisfactory and its leaders had mass appeal, still the party crashed so badly in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.
Shivraj Singh, who is affectionately called 'Mama', won the election by more than 1 lakh votes from Budhni seat this time
Former India cricketer has hailed PM Narendra Modi for BJP's triumph in three out of four states where Assembly Elections were held.
Besides, the BJP is also part of the ruling coalition in four states - Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Nagaland, and Sikkim.