March 20, 2021 9:22 pm
Several MLAs said that radiology equipments such as X-Ray machines and CT scanners are often found to be non-functional or lack a technician to operate them, forcing patients to get test in private facilities by shelling out a large sum of money.
March 18, 2021 10:37 pm
Opposition Congress, meanwhile, alleged that the Bill allowed the state government to exceed the three per cent fiscal deficit limit for the future as well.
March 18, 2021 9:40 pm
Urban development Suresh Bhardwaj agreed about the growing problem of drug addiction in the state and assured the Gagret MLA of action on his complaint. He said that the police is now targeting big smugglers rather than consumers to tackle the drug problem.
March 08, 2021 10:08 pm
The current BJP government will become the government that takes the highest loan of Rs 45,000 crore in its tenure, Leader of Opposition Mukesh Agnihotri said, adding that the state government is trying to divide the people on caste and gender lines by ignoring males and the upper caste girls.
March 04, 2021 12:17 am
The BJP-led Assembly later suspended opposition leader Mukesh Agnihotri and four other Congress MLAs for the remainder of the budget session for allegedly disrupting the Governor’s address and blocking his cavalcade.
March 03, 2021 4:15 pm
Leader of Opposition Mukesh Agnihotri and four other Congress MLAs Harsh Vardhan Chauhan, Satpal Raizada, Sunder Singh and Vinay Kumar were on Friday suspended for the entire Budget session of the Assembly till March 20 after they allegedly manhandled Governor Bandaru Dattatraya.
February 26, 2021 9:46 pm
The Opposition members said that they were protesting against rise in prices of essential commodities in the country and farmers' issues. They also alleged that the Governor did not completely read out his written address in the House before tabling it.
September 09, 2020 11:01 pm
CPI(M) MLA Rakesh Singha said insufficient time was being given to the members to read the introduced Bills and propose amendments if any. His conscience did not allow him to express approval for the bills without examining them, he said.
September 06, 2019 8:18 pm
The travel expenses for MLAs have now been raised to Rs 4 lakh from Rs 2.50 lakh per annum for one-time domestic of foreign travel.
March 07, 2018 1:00 am
The House witnessed noisy scenes as the Speaker ordered “nothing to be recorded”. The Congress MLAs, already on their feet, finally staged a walkout while warning against any attempt to tinker with the section 188.