Ghulam Nabi Azad said also that the government has failed to take necessary measures and provide adequate relief to the victims of firing.
Blaming the government for the Parliamentary logjam, the Congress said the march of BJP MPs, including ministers, demanding that Parliament function, was the “biggest joke of the 21st century”.
Azad said one decision should be applied across the country and that should be applicable to all people and religions.
Ghulam Nabi Azad, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, speaks to Indian Express.
The Congress, however, appeared to be divided on the issue of walking out of the panel although it is in touch with rest of the Opposition parties to sense their mood.
Ghulam Nabi Azad, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha, in conversation with Indian Express.
Deputy Chairman P J Kurien said the notice will be examined according to the law. “All aspects would be looked into,” he added.
Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad said the members from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have every reason to agitiate on this issue.
Referring to the protest by activist Anna Hazare Azad said: “We are very happy that other social organisations, including Anna Hazare, have supported our viewpoint.
Ghulam Nabi Azad talks to Muzamil Jaleel about Congress’s plan to oppose land ordinance, politics in J&K and Delhi.
Besides Azad PDP’s Fayaz Ahmed Mir and Nazir Ahmad Laway and Shamsher Singh Manhas have been declared winners.
Omar Abdullah termed the BJP-PDP alliance as ‘opportunistic and unholy.’
Azad said Congress and Youth Congress should have the same coordination as was between 1970 to 1980.
A partner in the previous Omar Abdullah government, Congress won 12 seats in the recent Assembly elections against BJP’s 25.
A post-poll survey by Lokniti-CSDS shows J&K was split along lines of region and religion.