LOp post delayed, party hopes Sumitra will not ‘let her judgement be coloured by political shades of govt’.
Legislators should work for the welfare of not only their constituency but also the whole state, Sumitra Mahajan said.
Jaitley answered questions pertaining to not only his ministries but also chipped in for MoS Nirmala Sitharaman.
Jaitley resumed his speech at 11:50 am after being allowed by the Speaker to remain seated while speaking.
Banerjee, who was clad in a black kurta to protest against Tuesday’s incident, lead Trinamool MPs to the well during the question hour.
The undignified conduct of some members since yesterday is extremely unfortunate : Sumitra Mahajan
“We have submitted a memorandum containing the signatures of 60 UPA MPs,” Kharge said.
Opposition parties sought a discussion on the issue of price rise on Monday, the first day of the session.
For, the Congress has nothing to lose in the battle.
Government casts unflattering light on itself by blocking appointment of leader of opposition.
The party has just 44 of the 543 seats in the Lok Sabha.
Railway budget will be presented on July 8, the Economic Survey will be released on July 9.
Sonia Gandhi and party floor leader in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge did not join the customary end-of-session tea with Speaker Sumitra Mahajan in her chamber.
The first priority now is to lift the morale of the rank and file and sources said Rahul is not keen to tinker with the organisational systems now.
Her priority, she said, will be to create and maintain coordination among all the parties.