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Monsoon Session begins on a stormy note

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today voiced hope that the Monsoon Session of Parliament will be fruitful.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi today voiced hope that the Monsoon Session of Parliament will be fruitful and that promises made by "some political parties" during the last session to allow work on priority will be kept.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with other ministers at the Parliament house in New Delhi. (Source: Express Photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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Home Minister Rajnath Singh at the Parliament house. (Source: Express Photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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BJP MP Niranjan Jyoti with Ram Vilas Paswan at the Parliament house on day one of Monsoon Session in New Delhi. (Source: Express Photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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BJP MP Shanta Kumar at the Parliament house in New Delhi. (Source: Express Photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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BJP MP Niranjan Jyoti at the Parliament house. (Source: Express Photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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Congress MP Shashi Tharoor at the Parliament house on day one of Monsoon Session in New Delhi. (Source: Express Photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan at the Parliament house on day one of Monsoon Session. (Source: Express Photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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BJP Senior Leader Murali Manohar Joshi at the Parliament house on day one of Monsoon Session in New Delhi, July 21. (Source: Express Photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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Union Minister Sushma Swaraj during Monsoon Session at the Parliament in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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MP and BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur during Monsoon Session at the Parliament. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu at the Parliament's Monsoon Session in New Delhi. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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Minister of Defence Manohar Parrikar during Monsoon Session at the Parliament. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu with Kailash Vijayvargiya at the Parliament in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi arrives at the Parliament. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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BSP chief Mayawati at the Parliament on first day of Monsoon Session on Tuesday. (Source: Express Photo by Praveen Jain)

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Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at the Parliament's Monsoon Session on Tuesday. (Source: Express Photo by Praveen Jain)

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with Ravi Shankar Prasad and Vijay Goel at Parliament on the first day of the Monsoon Session. (Source: Express Photo by Praveen Jain)

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Anand Sharma with other leaders at the Parliament on Tuesday. (Source: Express Photo by Praveen Jain)

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CPM Leader Sitaram Yechuri at the Parliament on first day of Monsoon Session on Tuesday. (Source: Express Photo by Praveen Jain)

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Ravi Shankar Prasad, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi with BSP leader Satish Mishra at the Parliament in New Delhi. (Source: Express Photo by Praveen Jain)

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with Nirmala Sitharaman at the Parliament in New Delhi on Tuesday during the Monsoon Session. (Source: Express Photo by Praveen Jain)

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Congress today held a rally accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "failing to deliver on poll promises", even as the monsoon session of the Parliament was underway.

Akhil Bhartiya Mahila Congress organised 'Jan Akrosh Rally' against PM Narendra Modi at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Tuesday, July 21. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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All India Mahila Congress chief Shobha Ojha accused the Modi government of doing "big u-turns" on promises like reducing inflation, fighting corruption, zero tolerance for atrocities against women and others - all made during 2014 Lok Sabha elections. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

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The rally was attended by Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh, former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Ajit Jogi and other party leaders.

Delhi police women try to get the hold of the protest rally organised by All India Mahila Congress against Narendra Modi. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)