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Highlights: Lok Sabha adjourned for the day after witnessing multiple disruption

Lok Sabha was first adjourned at 4pm and was to resume for Question Hour at 5pm. After being adjourned at 5pm, the Lower House was to reconvene at 7pm. At 7pm, the Lok Sabha was adjourned till tomorrow.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Mallika Soni, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2021 10:12 PM IST

On the third day of the Budget session on Tuesday, the Rajya Sabha witnessed dramatic scenes over the three contentious farm laws. Opposition parties including the Congress, TMC and DMK staged a walkout from the Upper House as their demand for suspension of business of the day was rejected by Rajya Sabha chairman Venkaiah Naidu. The opposition parties had demanded that the business of the day be suspended in order to discuss the three farm bills which led to the farmers’ agitation. This House was then adjourned and the proceedings will resume at 9am on Wednesday.

27 bills which were passed by the Houses of Parliament during the fourth session of the 17th Lok Sabha were to be tabled in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday but multiple disruptions resulted in the Lower House being adjourned till tomorrow.

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  • FEB 02, 2021 09:59 PM IST

    Prahlad Joshi slams opposition for ruckus in Parliament

    Union minister for parliamentary affairs Pralhad Joshi said that Opposition parties were quick to criticise the government over lack of Question Hour in Monsoon session but failed to utilise the same during the ongoing Budget Session.

  • FEB 02, 2021 09:53 PM IST

    Lok Sabha adjourned as Oppn parties continue to raise slogans against farm laws

    The Lok Sabha was finally adjourned for the day as opposition parties continued to raise slogans demanding the repeal of farm laws.

  • FEB 02, 2021 07:03 PM IST

    Lok Sabha reconvenes after being adjourned 2 times

  • FEB 02, 2021 05:13 PM IST

    Amid opposition protests over farm laws, Lok Sabha adjourned till 7pm

    Lok Sabha adjourned till 7 pm amid ruckus by opposition over farm laws; opposition raised slogan of 'take back black laws'.


  • FEB 02, 2021 04:10 PM IST

    Lok Sabha adjourned till 5pm amid opposition protests over farm laws

    As the Question Hour resumed, loud sloganeering was heard from the Opposition benched. After this, the session was adjourned till 5pm

  • FEB 02, 2021 04:04 PM IST

    Lok Sabha resumes Question Hour amid opposition protests over farm laws

    Lok Sabha session resumes amid loud sloganeering from the Opposition benches.

  • FEB 02, 2021 02:52 PM IST

    27 bills passed earlier to be presented in Lok Sabha today

    On the second day of the Budget Session, 27 bills passed by the Houses of Parliament during the fourth session of the 17th Lok Sabha will be tabled in the Lower House on Tuesday. Secretary General Utpal Kumar Singh will table the 27 bills.

  • FEB 02, 2021 11:33 AM IST

    Rajya Sabha adjourned till 12:30

    The upper house adjourned for the third time in the day. It will reconvene at 12:30pm now.

  • FEB 02, 2021 11:31 AM IST

    Rajya Sabha reconvenes

    The upper house of Parliament reconvenes after it was adjourned twice in the day.

  • FEB 02, 2021 10:35 AM IST

    Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11:30am

    As Opposition continues to outrage over farm laws, Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 11:30am. This is the second adjournment of the day.

  • FEB 02, 2021 10:31 AM IST

    Rajya Sabha resumes proceedings

    Rajya Sabha resumes proceedings after brief adjournment over farm laws.

  • FEB 02, 2021 10:26 AM IST

    Three bills are scheduled for consideration and passing today

    Bills scheduled to be tabled in Rajya Sabha today:

    -The Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020 -The National Institutes of Food Technology, Entrepreneurship and Management Bill, 2019

    -The Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020

    -The National Commission for Allied and Healthcare Professions Bill, 2020

  • FEB 02, 2021 09:59 AM IST

    Rajya Sabha adjourned till 10.30 after opposition MPs walk out over farm bill

    Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 10.30 after opposition MPs walked out over farm bills.

  • FEB 02, 2021 09:52 AM IST

    Discussion on farmers' protest to be held on Wednesday

    "Discussion on farmers' protest will be held tomorrow not today," Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu said, prompting a few of the Opposition leaders to stage a walkout on the third day of the Budget session of Parliament.

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