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Rajya Sabha adjourned till noon

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The was adjourned till noon on Friday as the Opposition criticised the for reducing import duty on wheat to zero per cent.

Sitaram Yechury of the CPI (M) raised the issue which was supported by the Congress, the Bahujan Samaj Party and others.

Deputy Chairman P.

J. Kurien asked the members to maintain silence and let the house function, but they did not pay any attention to his pleas.

The opposition members began shouting slogans like "anti-farmer will not be allowed to function".

The house was then adjourned till noon.



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First Published: Fri, December 09 2016. 11:58 IST