Ahead of the second part of the Budget Session, which begins on Monday, Congress leaders on Saturday gave notices for the suspension of Rajya Sabha debate and adoption of a resolution condemning the imposition of President’s Rule in Uttarakhand.
The notices given by Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad and Deputy Leader of Congress in the House, Anand Sharma, who accused the government of “destabilising” a democratically-elected government in the state.
“This House deplores the destabilisation of the democratically elected government in Uttarakhand and disapproves the unjustified imposition of President’s Rule there under Article 356 of the Constitution,” the resolution reads.
Meanwhile, the Supreme Court on Friday stayed till April 27 the judgement of the state High Court quashing imposition of President’s rule in Uttarakhand.
A bench of Justices Dipak Misra and Shiva Kirti Singh temporarily blocked the revival of Harish Government led-Congress government in the state.
(With PTI Inputs)