NEW DELHI: Amid major chaos over the suspension of the Congress MPs by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday, the Opposition on Tuesday has boycott the House protesting against the decision.
The controversial ‘No work, no pay’ legislation is set to be the topic for debate today in the House
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•Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi are responsible for Parliament logjam. They don’t have democracy in their own party which is ruled by mother and son, says Prakash Javedkar.
•Meeting of Parliamentary Committee on land bill postponed till August 10 after the Speaker suspended Congress members
•Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day following uproar by agitating Congress members
•Congress MPs in parliamentary panel on land bill to stay away from today’s meeting to protest suspension of colleagues by the Speaker
•Our stand on land bill will be based upon on what report the Joint Committee gives, JPC is considered a mini Parliament: Birender Singh
•Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2PM
•I am against the suspension of the MPs and therefore I shall continue to protest against it, says Mulayam Singh Yadav.
•Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh leave the Parliament premises.
•Samajwadi Party walks out of Lok Sabha.
•I am not asking for the resignation, it is the people of India who have asked fof their resignations, says Rahul Gandhi.
•They can throw us all out of the Parliament, we will not be deterred, Rahul Gandhi.
•It is the responsibility of the government to take an account of the concerns of the Opposition, says Dr. Singh.
•Vyapam scam has destroyed several lives, Sushma Swaraj has broken laws, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhra Raje is financially involved with Lalit Modi, says Rahul Gandhi.
•Democracy is being murdered; Congress President Sonia Gandhi speaks up on MPs suspension.
•To suspend 25 MPs is now ay to resolve the issue, says former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh.
•It is the duty of the government to run the Parliament properly, the suspensions is absolutely undemocratic, says Sonia Gandhi.
•BJP Parliamentary Party passes a resolution against ‘negative, obstructionist and anti-development’ policies of Congress
•Rajya Sabha adjourned till noon.
•Chaos in Rajya Sabha.
•Ghulam Nabi Azad extends a thanking note with the supporters at the protest.
•Dharmendra Yadav of SP also paid a visit to the protest gathering
•Supriya Sule of NCP joins the protest
•RSP, RJD and AIUMIM are supporting the protest against Congress MPs suspension
•Congress protest at Gandhi statue in Parliament premises, against suspension of Congress MPs.
•Congress MPs from both Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha to protest over Congress MPs’ suspension in Parliament premises from 10.15AM to 11AM, today
•BK Hariprasad of Congress said targeting the ruling government said, ‘ye sarkar ki Parliament nahi hai, ye MPs ki Parliament hai (This Parliament does not belong to the Centre, it belongs to the MPs)
•Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Majahan appealed to Rule 374(A) to name (identifying for action) 25 Congress members who were in protesting in the well of the House.
•‘Even as Parliament is suffering a logjam with Opposition disrupting the proceedings, the Centre is mulling a ‘no-work-no pay’ formula for parliamentarians’.
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