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Lack of quorum forces Speaker to adjourn House; finally just 80 MLAs attend
The short Winter Session is on cards around December 12, when campaigning for Gujarat polls concludes while sources say chief Amit Shah doesn’t want distractions in preparations as dates clash.
BJP has announced that it will not allow the session to be conducted till Minister K J George resigns; JD(S) has said it would take on the govt on farmer suicides.
Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that people will be able to understand it better if it is explained on the floor of the Assembly.
After the Winter Session was washed out due to protests over demonetisation, Modi reached out to the opposition on the eve of the Budget session.
BJP president Amit Shah today hit out in UP at the opposition for opposing the centre's demonetisation move.
Manoj Rajoria (BJP) struck a similar note "I am happy the way the House is functioning today in public interest."
The recent change of health secretary indicates that the ruling BJD has taken the children's deaths seriously.
Since the first day of the ongoing Winter Session, the opposition leaders are calling for the Prime Minister to speak on the issue.
Modi said his government was ready to discuss all issues, while expressing hope for contribution from all political parties.
The Prime Minister has also urged the opposition parties to put forth their arguments in a fruitful manner.
Recalling Parliament’s last session, he said that an important bill like the GST was passed which was a big step, and I had thanked all the parties at that time.
The month-long winter session of parliament which begins today, is expected to be a stormy one, with opposition parties determined to corner the government.
DMK MP Kanimozhi said her party members in both the Houses will raise key issues concerning Tamil Nadu.
Congress will take up the issue of demonetisation during the parliament session to corner the government.