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Rajya Sabha adjourned for day as opposition keeps up protests

Govt has turned many bills into money bills, which is not a good practice, Naresh Agarwal of the Samajwadi Party

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Proceedings in the Rajya Sabha were repeatedly disrupted on Tuesday and the house eventually adjourned for the day as the opposition insisted on the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleging that the upper house of parliament was sought to be bypassed. When the house, which had already witnessed two adjournments during the pre-lunch session, reassembled at 2 pm, Naresh Agarwal of the Samajwadi Party said the importance of the Rajya Sabha was being undermined by the government as it was changing nature of bills to avoid the need for the upper house's nod. "An ...

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First Published: Tue, November 29 2016. 16:50 IST
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