New Delhi, Aug 2: BJP has issued three-line whip to Lok Sabha MPs for Thursday and Friday, asking them to be present in the House for the passage of an “important bills”.Different bills will be moved in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha today.
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TMC’s Saugata Roy raised the NRC issue again. He said the Mathuvas are blockading rails since their names are excluded in the draft NRC.
Mallikharjun Kharge raises the issue of dilution of SC/ST Act in Lok Sabha
SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities ordinance should be brought soon: Congress's Mallikarjun Kharge in Lok Sabha. Union Minister Rajnath Singh responds, "The govt has already approved the bill yesterday. We want to pass it in this session of parliament." pic.twitter.com/HNky949C94
— ANI (@ANI) August 2, 2018
TDP MPs protest in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue in Parliament over the demand of special status for Andhra Pradesh. TDP MP Naramalli Sivaprasad has dressed up as a magician today. He has earlier dressed up as a woman, a washerman & a school boy among others.
Delhi: TDP MPs protest in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue in Parliament over the demand of special status for Andhra Pradesh. TDP MP Naramalli Sivaprasad has dressed up as a magician today. He has earlier dressed up as a woman, a washerman & a school boy among others. pic.twitter.com/eHnyBwo3IQ
— ANI (@ANI) August 2, 2018
Asaduddin Owaisi moves adjournment motion in Lok Sabha. Says ‘India is on the verge of hastily signing a Communications Compatibility & Security Agreement with US during ‘2+2’ meeting.Government is willingly relinquishing sovereignty to foreign nation &compromising national security’
Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawar Chand Gehlot will take up the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-third Amendment) Bill, 2017 in Lok Sabha for further amendments as it was returned by Rajya Sabha.
Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare JP Nadda will move the National Medical Commission Bill, 2017, to be taken into consideration.
The NRC issue continued to disrupt Parliament proceedings .Lok Sabha on August 1 passed the Commercial Courts, Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division of High Courts (Amendment) Bill, 2018. The bill, which was passed by a voice vote in the Lok Sabha, allows state governments to establish commercial courts at the district level, even in territories where high courts have ordinary original civil jurisdiction.
In Rajya Sabha, Home Minister Rajnath Singh will take up the Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2018, to amend the Indian Penal Code, Indian Evidence Act, 1872, the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, as it was passed by the Lok Sabha.