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Parl adjourned till noon as Oppn raises Nagrota attack, demonetization

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

Both houses of the have been adjourned till noon as a united opposition continued to mount pressure on the for the of high-value currency notes and raised the issue of yesterday's terror attack in Nagrota, Jammu and Kashmir.

The opposition members denounced that is not paying homage to the martyrs. This took place even as Prime Minister Modi was present in the

"Combing operation is on. Let the full report come in. This is not a political issue. We have always been paying respect to martyrs," said Speaker Sumitra Mahajan.

Similar scenes were witnessed in the with Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati alleging that the is not sensitive to the lives lost on border.

There was also a heated argument between Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Sharad Yadav of the Janata Dal (United) in the Upper House.

Jaitley told Yadav that the was ready for discussion on both and terror attacks.

"We have been discussing on note ban. If the opposition wants discussion on terror attacks, we are ready. You discuss the issue of note ban inside your party as there is no consensus in your party itself," he said.

The MP asked Jaitley whether Prime Minister Modi is supporting him.

"You are talking about my party.is the Prime Minister with you? Is anyone listening to you?" Yadav said.

The opposition members in stormed the well and raised slogans of "Tanashahi nahi chalegi" (Dictatorship won't do).

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, November 30 2016. 12:22 IST
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