Uttarakhand, Ishrat and Odd-Even Dominate Parliament Proceedings

Catch the live updates from Day 1 of Parliament’s second half of the Budget Session.

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New Rajya Sabha Members take an oath of allegiance to the Constitution.(Photo Courtesy: RSTV)

Lok Sabha has been adjourned for the day. Proceedings for both the houses will resume on Tuesday at 11:00 pm.

5:37 PM , 25 Apr

The Parliament Ethics Committee meeting reached the conclusion that Vijay Mallya’s Rajya Sabha membership should be cancelled, said Dr Karan Singh, Chairman Ethics Committee.

We have given him time so the procedure can be followed, but now we are strictly of view that Vijay Mallya’s Rajya Sabha membership should be cancelled.
Sharad Yadav, Leader of Janata Dal (United) Party
3:24 PM , 25 Apr

The Regional Centre for Biotechnology Bill, 2016 has been passed by the Lok Sabha with unanimous support.

Lok Sabha passes the Sikh Gurudwara (Amendment) Bill 2016.

3:14 PM , 25 Apr

Rajya Sabha Adjourned for the Day

The Upper House was adjourned for the day following continuous disruptions by opposition members over imposition of President’s rule in Uttarakhand.

2:15 PM , 25 Apr

Ruckus in RS Continues After Break, House Adjourned till 3 PM

After a brief discussion on inconvenience to Parliamentarians due to ‘odd-even’ policy, members of opposition again descended to the well of the house and started raising slogans against Centre and PM Modi.

The deputy speaker has adjourned the house till 3 pm.


Published: 25 Apr 2016, 9:52 AM IST
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