Parliament on Wednesday witnessed ruckus as both Lok Sabha as well as Rajya Sabha were adjourned till noon after uproar by Trinamool Congress MPs.
In Rajya Sabha, members of Congress and TMC created uproar alleging that members of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) misbehaved with them. Rajya Sabha Chair Hamid Ansari asked the members to stop showing placards and banners inside the House.
Meanwhile, in Lok Sabha, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan warned the protesting MPs against unruly behaviour, saying she might be compelled to take stern steps.
Here are the updates:
12.14 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley tables Economic Survey in Lok Sabha.
12.12 pm: BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi attacks opposition members over ruckus in House, accused them of attacking the Chair.
12.10 pm: Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge raises Leader of Opposition issue in Lok Sabha.
12.09 pm: Rajya Sabha continues to witness ruckus.
12.07 pm: Lok Sabha resumes business after Speaker’s address.
12.06 pm: Use of foul language by members hurts the sentiment of people, says Lok Sabha Speaker.
12.05 pm: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan addresses members, asking them to maintain proper behaviour inside House. She also asks members to not display placards and banners inside the House.
DDC vice-chairperson Ashish Khetan said, “As of today he does not hold the charge anymore.”