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Parliament Budget Session HIGHLIGHTS: Both Houses adjourned for the day

With the political slugfest between the BJP and opposition parties intensifying, several MPs of the ruling party in Lok Sabha on Tuesday sought dismissal of the state governments of West Bengal and Delhi.

The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day on Tuesday amid heavy sloganeering and ruckus by Opposition parties. (RSTV grab via PTI)

Parliament Budget Session LIVE: On the fifth day of the budget session, there was hardly any business in both the houses of the Parliament as Rajya Sabha was adjourned following ruckus over a number of issues and the Lok Sabha was adjourned over the demise of a sitting BJD MP. The Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2 pm initially after opposition uproar over various issues including Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. It was adjourned for the day after noisy protests by opposition members, as soon as it reconvened at 2 pm.

The House reconvened a day after protests by TMC members and other Opposition parties over CBI’s attempt to question Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar in chit fund disrupted proceedings for the second straight day. The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day after paying homage to the sitting BJD MP Ladu Kishore Swain who passed away late last night. He was 71.

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Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day

As soon as the House reconvened at 2 pm, it was adjourned for the day, following noisy protests by opposition members on various issues.

Congress members have demanded Rajnath Singh's resignation over NRC

Congress member Ripun Bora had moved an adjournment motion seeking an explanation from the Home Ministry and a statement from the Home Minister over Supreme Court's indictment of Home Ministry on the NRC issue.

The Congress members have demanded the Home Minister's resignation.

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm

The upper house was adjourned after opposition uproar over various issues including Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. The proceedings were adjourned till 2 pm within seconds of the House meeting as opposition MPs tried to protest against various issues including the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.

Soon after official papers were presented to the House, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu started to read names of members who had given notices seeking to raise matters of urgent importance by setting aside rules of business.

Even before he could finish speaking, MPs from Assam were up on their feet flashing copies of a newspaper. Samajwadi Party MPs too were up on their feet but Naidu adjourned the proceedings till 2 pm even before any one of them could speak.

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day after paying homage to sitting BJD MP Ladu Kishore Swain.

The Biju Janata Dal MP from Aska Lok Sabha constituency in Odisha passed away late Tuesday night at the age of 71. He was admitted to Apollo Hospital in Bhubaneswar late last night due to kidney ailments.

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan conducts a proceeding in the Lok Sabha during the Budget Session of Parliament, Tuesday. (LSTV Grab via PTI)

In Lok Sabha yesterday, BJP MPs sought dismissal of Mamata, Kejriwal governments.

Targeting the TMC, BJP’s Nishikant Dubey alleged that the West Bengal government under the TMC is protecting illegal migrants from Bangladesh, which has changed the demography in several places, including some districts of Jharkhand, from where he is an MP.