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In LS, Rahul Gandhi Demands Compensation, Jobs for Kin of Farmers Who Died

Parliament Winter Session 2021: Rajya Sabha was adjourned over demand for the revocation of suspension of MPs.

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In LS, Rahul Gandhi Demands Compensation, Jobs for Kin of Farmers Who Died
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Congress MP Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday, 7 December, demanded compensation and jobs for the kin of farmers who died while protesting the Centre's three farm laws.

Meanwhile, the Rajya Sabha had been adjourned till 11 am on Wednesday. The Lok Sabha will also re-convene at 11 am on Wednesday.

The Upper House was adjourned on Tuesday morning as well, shortly after it had commenced, amid Opposition MPs demanding the revocation of the suspension of 12 MPs.

Earlier on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had attended Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) parliamentary party meet. Union Ministers Pralhad Joshi, Jitendra Singh, Arjun Ram Meghwal, and other BJP leaders were also present at the meeting.

Referring to the suspension of 12 MPs, Joshi, after the meeting, was quoted as saying, "We explained why they had to be suspended. The country has witnessed whatever took place. It's on record. If they apologise even today, we're ready to withdraw the suspension."

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8:18 PM , 07 Dec

Lok Sabha Adjourned Till Tomorrow

The Lok Sabha has been adjourned till 11 am on Wednesday.

6:15 PM , 07 Dec

Sonia Gandhi to Address Parliamentary Party Meeting Tomorrow

Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi will address a parliamentary party meeting on Wednesday, in the Central Hall of the Parliament, as per ANI.

4:02 PM , 07 Dec

Opposition to Boycott RS on Wednesday Over Suspension of MPs

MPs from the Opposition and like-minded parties will boycott the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, over the suspension of 12 MPs from the parliamentary proceedings, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut told ANI.

3:24 PM , 07 Dec

Rajya Sabha Adjourned Again, to Meet Tomorrow

The Rajya Sabha has been adjourned for yet another time on Tuesday, and is scheduled to convene on Wednesday at 11 am.

Published: 07 Dec 2021, 9:58 AM IST
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