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12 oppn MPs suspended from RS for their conduct during last session

Source: PTI   -  Edited By: Utkarsh Mishra
November 29, 2021 16:38 IST
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Twelve opposition members in Rajya Sabha, including Congress MP Chhaya Verma, Shiv Sena's Priyanka Chaturvedi and Trinamool Congress's Dola Sen were on Monday suspended for the remaining part of the winter session for their misconduct and unruly behaviour during the last session.

IMAGE: Parliamentarians in the Rajya Sabha, during the Winter Session, in New Delhi, on Monday, November 29, 2021. Photograph: RSTV/PTI Photo

Among the suspended members, six are from the Congress, two each from the TMC and the Shiv Sena and one each from the Communist Party of India-Marxist and the Communist Paty of India.

 

The Upper House had witnessed ugly scenes when the opposition members were protesting against the three farm bills during the Monsoon session.

The six suspended members from the Congress are -- Phulo Devi Netam, Chhaya Verma, Ripun Bora, Rajamani Patel, Syed Nasir Hussain and Akhilesh Prasad Singh.

Priyanka Chaturvedi and Anil Desai of the Shiv Sena, Dola Sen and Shanta Chhetri of TMC, Elamaram Kareem from CPM and Binoy Viswam from CPI are the other members suspended for the rest of the session.

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh announced the suspension of the members and adjourned the House till Tuesday.

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