New Delhi, March 4 The Lok Sabha on Wednesday was adjourned till noon after the Opposition led by the Congress on Tuesday said the government should give up its “obduracy” to allow a debate in both Houses over the Delhi riots in which at least 46 people have died and over 260 injured.
Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava arrives at the Parliament to meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah
MPs from Left parties protest in front of Gandhi statue inside the Parliament premises, over Delhi Violence, demanding the resignation of Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Anand Sharma have given a suspension of business notice in Rajya Sabha under rule 267 over Delhi violence.
Samajwadi Party leaders Ram Gopal Yadav and Javed Ali Khan have given a suspension of business notice in Rajya Sabha under rule 267 over Delhi violence.
THe House was adjourned within five minutes after the opposition members kept on demanding immediate discussion on Delhi violence.
Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi said that the government is ready to discuss the Delhi violence adding “we also informed on Tuesday that government will discuss the issue on March 11 in the Lok Sabha and on March 12 in the Rajya Sabha”.
“But they don’t want discussion and they only want to disrupt the functioning of the house,” Joshi said.
Following the continuous uproar by the opposition members, Kirit Premjibhai Solanki adjourned the House till 12 noon.