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Suspension of 7 Congress MPS in LS revoked

Source: PTI  -  Edited By: Hemant Waje
March 11, 2020 15:54 IST
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IMAGE: Suspended Congress MPs stage a protest at Parliament in New Delhi. Photograph: Vijay Verma/PTI Photo

Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed a motion to revoke the suspension of seven Congress members with immediate effect.

The seven Congress members -- Gaurav Gogoi, T N Prathapan, Dean Kuriakose, R Unnithan, Manickam Tagore, Benny Behanan and Gurjeet Singh Aujla -- were suspended on March 5 for the remaining period of the budget session for gross misconduct.

 

The motion was moved by minister of state for parliamentary affairs Arjun Ram Meghwal and passed by a voice vote.

Speaker Om Birla then announced that the suspension stands revoked with immediate effect.

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