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AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh says will file petition in HC to ensure Modi's presence in Parliament

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Party said today that he would file a petition in the high court seeking details of Narendra Modi's attendance in Parliament.

Singh's move was prompted by a PIL in the filed by disgruntled and former earlier today over "low attendance" of in the

Singh asked Mishra why he had kept mum on alleged obstructions by Modi and in the implementation of various projects of the Delhi government, and questioned if his opposition to Kejriwal was "sponsored".

"I am filing a case in the high court for getting Narendra Modi's attendance and ensure his presence in Parliament. Why does keep mum on Modi who obstructs every work by " Singh tweeted in Hindi.

In another tweet, he said "Despite appeal by the entire opposition, does not come to Parliament, Modi ji and only create hurdles in various schemes of but does not utter a word, is Mishra's protest sponsored?"

Mishra said he had filed the PIL in the seeking direction to to attend the Assembly, mandatory 75 per cent attendance for all MLAs and "no work, no pay" for legislators, ministers and having less than 50 per cent attendance.

The court allowed listing of Mishra's petition against Kejriwal claiming that the Chief Minister has "less than 10 per cent" attendance in the Assembly.

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First Published: Mon, June 11 2018. 15:40 IST