Leader of Opposition Vijender Gupta and former AAP minister Sandeep Kumar were today marshalled out of the Delhi Assembly as both legislators were adamant to have discussions on their respective issues in the House and refused to back down even after being warned.
Three BJP MLAs, including the Opposition leader, had trooped into the well of the House after Speaker Ram Niwas Goel rejected Gupta's request for Calling Attention motion over the recent deaths of three girls allegedly due to starvation in east Delhi's Mandawali area last month.
He alleged that the government avoided its responsibility in the matter.
Speaker Goel told Kumar that he was not allowing any of the MLAs to have a discussion under Rule 280.
When Kumar did not budge despite repeated warnings, the Speaker ordered him marshalled out as well.
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