Winter Session of Parliament enters Day 11, after 10 days of protests over the demonetisation move announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8. Although PM Modi did attend Parliament on Day 7, he left after lunch adjournment and did not speak, leading to the next demand of Opposition that he actively participate in entire session to discuss demonetisation.
Here are highlights:
Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11 AM tomorrow, as opposition stormed the well of the House regarding Nagrota Attack
Defence Minister should come here & make a statement such a big thing has happened: GN Azad in RS over Nagrota Attack
Lok Sabha adjourned for the day as protests continue over DeMonetisation
Parliament ka niyam hai ki jab bhi kisiki mrityu hoti hai toh hum unka aadar karte hain Aaj paheli baar humare jo sainik mare hain unka adar nahi kia, isliye humari party aur Opp ne walkout kia: Rahul Gandhi
Uproar in Rajya Sabha as Opposition raises Nagrota Attack and demonetisation issue in the House
Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 PM
Aap meri party ki baat kar rahe hain, kya aapke saath PM hain? aapki baat koi maan raha hai?: Sharad Yadav to FM Jaitley in RS
Trying to go towards cashless economy; Digital transfer of money is need of hour, thus trying to sensitise it at various levels: V Naidu
Discuss demonetisation in your party and see if they are in agreement: FM Arun Jaitley to Sharad Yadav in RS
If opposition wants a discussion on the Nagrota Attack, then Govt is ready for that as well: FM Arun Jaitley in RS
Opposition raises Nagrota Attack issue in the Rajya Sabha
Yesterday The Taxation Laws(2nd Amendment) Bill,’16 was passed in LS without discussion, we will protest against this: BSP Chief Mayawati
My appeal to political parties in Parl-let’s debate, discuss &move forward;Govt has nothing to hide & will definitely share with house: Naidu
PM Modi chairs meeting with top Ministers in his chamber in Parliament, FM Arun Jaitley, Venkaiah Naidu and Ananth Kumar present.
We are open to constructive suggestions; request Opposition that it’s high time that debate must commence: Union Minister Ananth Kumar
Opposition leaders seek appointment from the President to discuss on The Taxation Laws (2nd Amendment) Bill 2016, which was passed in Lok Sabha yesterday
Opposition to raise Nagrota Attack issue in both the Houses (Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha): Sources
The government is ready for debate on issue like the Nagrota terrorist attack as well, demonetisation is on the only topic: Venkaiah Naidu
We want the discussion to take place; want to hear the Opposition. PM is ready to intervene in both the Houses: Ananth Kumar demonetisation
I request Cong & other Opposition parties to allow discussion to take place in the House, already 10-11 days have been wasted: Ananth Kumar
Cabinet meeting scheduled to take place, later today.
Delhi: Opposition leaders’ meeting underway in the Parliament