The Lok Sabha has been adjourned sine die while the Rajya Sabha proceedings have been adjourned until 12 noon amid opposition protests on various issues. Parliamentary proceedings have been hit in recent weeks due to protests over the Pegasus espionage, agricultural laws and other issues.
Yesterday, the Lok Sabha passed the OBC bill allowing states to draw up their own OBC list.
Here are the highlights of Parliament’s monsoon session:
Parliament update: Lok Sabha adjourns Sine Die
Lok Sabha sine die suspended, ANI news agency reported. The monsoon session would last until August 13.
Rajya Sabha suspended until noon amid clamor by opposition MPs, ANI news agency reported.
Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu gets emotional as he speaks about yesterday’s tumult by opposition MPs in the House
All the sanctity of this House was destroyed yesterday as some members sat on the tables and some climbed on the tables, he says pic.twitter.com/S1UagQieeS
– ANI (@ANI) August 11, 2021