Parliament Monsoon Session 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the government would take India to new heights in his reply to the Motion of Thanks on President’s address in the Lok Sabha. Urging the Opposition to help in the smooth functioning of the Parliament, Modi said, “India shouldn’t lose any opportunity to move ahead. Together we can deal with all the challenges that come our way.”
Speaking on the 44th anniversary of the Emergency on Tuesday, PM Modi said it was a blot on democracy that would never fade. Attacking the Gandhis, PM Modi further said people outside the family don’t get recognition.
Earlier in the day, the Opposition raised the issue of resignation of RBI’s Deputy Governor Viral Acharya in the House. Kerala Congress (M) MP Thomas Chazhikadan alleged prominent economists are unable to work with the government as its policies are not in the interest of the people.
Speaking on the Motion of Thanks on the President’s address in the Lok Sabha, BJP Bengal chief Dilip Ghosh said the law and order situation in the state is in complete shambles and democracy in the doldrums.