TMC MPs to Abstain From Lok Sabha Till Friday in Solidarity With Congress

Published: 04th August 2015 09:24 AM  |   Last Updated: 04th August 2015 09:28 AM   |  A+A-


NEW DELHI: Showing solidarity with the suspended Congress lawmakers, Trinamool Congress (TMC) MPs will desist from attending the Lok Sabha till Friday.

“For greater interest of Parliamentary democracy, we are opposed to the suspension of 25 Lok Sabha MPs. We are not attending Lok Sabha from tomorrow right till the end of the week. We will review the situation at the end of the week,” TMC spokesperson Derek O'Brien told ANI.

Also Read: Congress to Protest MP's Suspension in Parliament Premises Today

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan suspended the MPs today over disruption of parliamentary proceedings under ruling 374 (A), leading to outrage from various quarters.

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