Mulayam was still speaking when Speaker Sumitra Mahajan called the name of Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury of the Congress. His mike switched off, his voice drowned by Adhir's, Mulayam had no option but to sit down.
Sources said Lekhi asked Mann if security personnel hadn’t told him not to film the process of draw of lots for identifying which questions asked by members were to be listed in the business of the House.
The pecuniary interests have been identified as: a remunerative directorship, a regular remunerative activity, a shareholding of a company of controlling nature, a paid consultancy and a professional engagement.
JD(S) secretary general Danish Ali Friday said money first came into play during Rajya Sabha elections in the state in 2002. He said this a day after two TV channels aired a sting operation that purportedly showed Karnataka MLAs demanding money for supporting candidates in the Rajya Sabha elections. “The element of money power got […]