Amarinder Singh had recently said that he was offered the role of campaign committee in-charge but he had declined.
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Sources said Sonia Gandhi confirmed her participation a day after Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav opted out of the rally — the first joint show of strength of the alliance.
Badal waits to ‘welcome’ protesters for 30 minutes, leaves when they get late.
Sources close to Amarinder said the meeting went off “very well” while Bajwa termed it “excellent”.
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Lok Sabha leaders said the party had little option after other parties including the SP took a stand in favour of a discussion.
As the din got louder, the Speaker adjourned the House for almost an hour.
A BJP member made certain remarks against Gandhi in the context of black money when Leader of Congress Mallikarjun Kharge was speaking on the Lalit Modi controversy.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley accused Sonia and Rahul of using the controversy involving External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj as a pretext to stop the passage of the GST bill.
Sonia said the govt must adopt the recommendations of the Virginus Xaxa Committee, which was set up by the UPA government to assess the socio-economic status of tribals in the country.
Sonia Gandhi makes it clearer that she still does not accept Narendra Modi as prime minister.
BJP said Congress had reached ‘absolute bottom in its obstructionist politics’.