Parliament Today Highlights: Rajya Sabha has been adjourned for the day after concluding discussion on the working of Ministry of Jal Shakti. Lok Sabha has also been adjourned till 11 am on Tuesday.
Earlier in the day, Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar said in the Rajya Sabha, “India is the only country in the G-20 forum implementing the Paris accord commitments on renewable energy and afforestation.”
Also, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said in the Rajya Sabha that India will take up with the UK when required the alleged incidents of racism in Britain. Describing India as the land of Mahatma Gandhi, he said it can never turn its eyes away from racism.
Meanwhile, AAP MP Sanjay Singh Monday gave a Suspension of Business Notice in Rajya Sabha under rule 267 over the ongoing farmers’ protest at Delhi’s borders and in at least four states. BJP MP Harnath Singh Yadav has given Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over the “epidemic proportion of cancer in the country” while BJP MP Ashok Bajpai has given a similar notice over the demand for inclusion of Awadhi language in 8th schedule to the Constitution.