No-Confidence Motion against NDA government rejected; 325 MPs voted NO

20 July 2018, 11:12 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hit back at the Opposition Congress party for its criticism of him and his government, saying the Congress was involved in buying votes with the power of notes. Adressing the Parliament Monsoon Session 2018, Modi also accused the Congress of dividing Andhra Pradesh.

Stay tuned with NewsNation for the live coverage of the Parliament Monsoon Session 2018. It is a big day for the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance government as the trust vote will take place on Friday after a day-long debate in the Lok Sabha.

On Wednesday, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan admitted the no-confidence motion moved by the Opposition against the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government and we will keep you updated about all the latest happenings.

Know all about the No-Confidence Motion here: All you need to know about the dramatic debate in Lok Sabha

Here are the Live Updates on No-confidence debate in Parliament:

# 11:04 pm: BJP MPs KC Patel and Bhola Singh who are unwell, come to the Lok Sabha for voting on no-confidence motion.

# 11:02 pm: MP Pappu Yadav walks out from Lok Sabha before voting on no-confidence motion.

# 10:16 pm: Trust vote begins in Lok Sabha.

# 10:15 pm: I thought for one and a half hours I was watching a Bollywood blockbuster film. I have no doubt PM would have been the best actor in the world: TDP MP Kesineni Srinivas on PM Modi's speech in Lok Sabha.

# 10:38 pm: India is seeing the record pace at which roads are being built, villages are being connected, i-ways are being built, railways development is happening: Modi.

# 10:37 pm: Any instance of violence brings shame to the nation. I will once again urge the state governments to punish those who indulge in violence: Narendra Modi

# 10:36 pm: This Government stands with the Muslim women in their quest for justice: PM Modi.

# 10:31 pm: I want to tell you about the NPA problem. Much before Internet Banking, Congress Party invented Phone Banking and this caused the NPA mess. A phone call would get loans for their cronies and the nation suffered: PM Modi.

# 10:21 pm: I want to tell the people of Andhra Pradesh that we will keep working for them. We will do everything possible for the development of AP: PM Modi.

# 10:20 pm: Just because of your internal politics with the YSRCP you are doing this, I had told the AP CM: PM Modi.

# 10:16 pm: NDA Government is committed towards the development of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana: PM Modi.

# 10:14 pm: Atal Ji created 3 states- Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand.It was done peacefully. These states are prospering.The Congress divided Andhra Pradesh and their conduct then was shameful: Modi in Lok Sabha.

# 10:04 pm: The entire nation saw what the eyes did today. It is clear in front of everyone: Prime Minister Modi.

# 10:00 pm: Two times the Congress was involved in buying votes with the power of notes: Narendra Modi.

# 10:00 pm: What did the Congress do to Charan Singh Ji, what did they do to Chandra Shekhar Ji, what did they do to Deve Gowda Ji, what did they do to IK Gujral Ji: Modi.

# 09:57 pm: I was reminded about 1999 the she stood outside Rashtrapati Bhavan and said- we have 272 and more are joining us. She destabilised Atal Ji's Government and never formed one herself: PM Modi.

# 09:55 pm: You called the surgical strike a Jumla Strike. You can abuse me as much as you want. Stop insulting the Jawans of India.I will not tolerate this insult to our armed forces: PM Modi.

# 09:54 pm: My appeal to the Congress is please do not bring politics in national security: PM Modi.

# 09:53 pm: Due to one careless allegation in the House on Rafale, both nations had to release statements, says Modi.

# 09:52 pm: One of the leaders spoke about Doklam. The same leader, who believed the Chinese Ambassador over our forces.What have we come to? Everything does not merit a childish conduct: Modi.

# 09:48 pm: Congress has no faith in the ECI, Judiciary, in the RBI, in the International Agencies. They have confidence in nothing: Narendra Modi.

# 09:43 pm: The fight against Black Money is going to continue. I know I have made many enemies due to this but it is fine: PM Modi.

# 09:43 pm: The Indian economy is being strengthened and India is also strengthening the global economy, says the prime minister.

# 09:42 pm: The Mudra Yojana is fulfilling the dreams of so many youngsters. India is making a mark in the start-up eco-system: PM Modi

# 09:41 pm: Uproar by TDP in Lok Sabha during PM Narendra Modi's speech on no-confidence motion.

# 09:40 pm: The decision of neem-coated urea has helped the farmers of India, says Modi.

# 09:39 pm: It is this Government that is bringing a programme like Ayushman Bharat that will give top quality healthcare to the poor: PM Modi.

# 09:38 pm: Our Government has opened bank accounts for the poor. Earlier, the doors of the banks never opened for the poor. Women are leading a smoke-free life due to Ujjwala Yojana.Toilets have been constructed across India at a record pace: Narendra Modi.

# 09:35 pm: Our government has the honour of working towards the electrification of 18,000 villages that were in the dark for 70 years. Most of these villages were situated in Eastern India and the Northeast, says Modi.

# 09:33 pm: We have served the nation with the Mantra of 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas', says the prime minister.

# 09:32 pm: We are here because we have the blessings of 125 crore Indians. We are not here for selfish interests: Modi.

# 09:31 pm: In the morning, the voting was not over, the debate was also not over one member comes running to me saying- Utho Utho Utho..What is his hurry to come to power? Let me tell this member it is the people who elected us. That is how we have come here: PM Modi.

# 09:30 pm: This is not a floor test of the Government, this is a forced test of Congress's so called allies: PM Modi in Lok Sabha on no-confidence motion.

# 09:29 pm: To remove one Modi, see who all they are trying to bring together: Prime Minister.

# 09:25 pm: What we saw among members of the Opposition was sheer arrogance. The only thing they have to say- remove Modi, says Modi.

# 09:23 pm: If you were not prepared for the debate why did you bring the motion? Why were you trying to delay the motion: PM Narendra Modi.

# 09:20 pm: I urge all parties to reject the motion that has been moved in the House: PM Modi

# 09:17 pm: PM Narendra Modi speaks in Lok Sabha on No-Confidence Motion.

# 07:35 pm: PM Narendra Modi to speak on no-confidence motion in Lok Sabha shortly.

# 07:30 pm: There is only one kind of reply to any question raised on the Government's development claims- Hindu Musalman, Bharat Pakistan aur Kabristan Shamshan: Dinesh Trivedi,TMC.

# 04:47 pm: Mob lynching incidents are unfortunate and I asked state governments to make strictest of laws against it but I would like tell people who are raising these issues that the biggest case of mob lynching happened during 1984 Sikh genocide: Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

# 04:41 pm: Rahul Gandhi started 'chipko andolan' in Lok Sabha: Rajnath Singh

# 04:02 pm: After 15 years, a No-Confidence Motion has been moved against a govt. We never moved a no-confidence motion in ten years when Congress was in power because we understood that the Congress had people's mandate: Union minister Rajnath Singh.

# 03:50 pm: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh speaking during No-Confidence Motion debate in Lok Sabha.

# 03:44 pm: BJP MPs will move a privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi for putting forth falsehood and misleading the Parliament: Ananth Kumar.

# 03:41 pm: His behaviour was childish. He has grown old but it is unfortunate that he has not grown up. It is unfortunate that the president of Congress is so ill-informed and immature: Ananth Kumar, BJP leader and Union Affairs minister on Rahul Gandhi.

# 03:30 pm: Rahul Gandhi should be ashamed, he can't target our ministers without any proof. He was doing drama in the house and hugging Modi ji. I think his next step will be Bollywood. We will have to send him there: Kirron Kher, BJP MP. 

# 03:29 pm: BJP to move privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi in Lok Sabha over his 'false allegations'.

# 02:56 pm: PM Narendra Modi to speak on No-Confidence Motion post 6:30 pm today.

# 02:35 pm: We all have witnessed the lies propagated by Rahul Gandhi in Lok Sabha today. He had absolutely no proof but only political negative rhetoric and that itself has cost him in every election that he has fought: Union Minister Smriti Irani.

# 02:34 pm: Secrecy agreement with France was signed in 2008 and Rafale deal was also covered in it: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Lok Sabha 

# 02:30 pm: Shiv Sena praises Rahul Gandhi's speech: The topics that Rahul Gandhi had raised today, did had some base. The image that PM Modi and BJP govt have created can be damaged with such allegations: Anandrao Adsul, Shiv Sena on Rahul Gandhi's Lok Sabha speech.

#02:15 pm: PM Modi, BJP and RSS have taught me what it means to be a Congressperson, the meaning of being a real Indian, and what it means to be a real Hindu. For this, I thank them: Rahul Gandhi

#02:10 pm: PM and President of BJP are different types of politicians. The difference between them & all of us is, we are okay to lose power, but they can't afford to lose power. If they do, other processes will begin. This fear is making them angry: Rahul Gandhi

#02:01 pm: It is PM's duty to condemn atrocities, but he doesn't. Whenever an oppressed is attacked, it is an attack on Dr. Ambedkar, Constitution, People of India and this house, Rahul Gandhi.

# 01:56 pm: MSP is also a 'jumla strike'. Kisano ko bhi sirf jumle se lubhaya ja raha hai: Rahul Gandhi in Lok Sabha.

#01:50 pm: For the first time in history, India's reputation is the worst in the world and this is because the Modi govt is unable to protect women: Rahul Gandhi

#01:38 pm: Lok Sabha adjourned till 1.45 pm after uproar during Rahul Gandhi's speech on No Confidence Motion.

#01:20 pm: On Rafale Deal: Defence Minister said there is secrecy pact with France on Rafale deal. I personally met PM of France and asked him if any such pact existed, he clearly said there is no pact: Rahul Gandhi in Lok Sabha

#01:12 pm: Jumla number 1: PM Modi promised 2 crore jobs to youths of the country. But it could only generate 4 lakh jobs in one year. While China generates 50, 000 jobs in 24 hours, the Indian government is generating only 400 jobs in a day, says Rahul Gandhi in Lok Sabha.

#01:10 pm: BJP's weapon is 'jumla strike': You are the victim of a 21st-century political weapon & you are not the only one. The political weapon is called the 'jumla strike': Congress President Rahul Gandhi to TDP in Lok Sabha

#01:05 pm: Congress president Rahul Gandhi starts speaking: Rahul Gandhi starts his speech. After a brief introduction in English. He is now speaking in Hindi.

#12:50 pm: Frustration and desperation are the main reasons behind this #NoConfidenceMotion: Rakesh Singh, BJP MP in Lok Sabha

# 12:30 pm: Manmohan Singh said minorities have the first right on country's resources. However, PM Modi gave new direction by saying that first right on country's resources is of the poor, says Rakesh Singh, BJP MP in Lok Sabha.

# 12:20 pm: Uproar in Lok Sabha after BJP MPs protest over 'offensive' word used by a TDP MP for PM Modi. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman demands that the word be expunged from records

# 12:14 pm: The No Confidence Motion is spearheaded by Congress and DMK, so no way will AIADMK support it, says V Maitreyan, AIADMK MP 

# 12:07 pm: Paresh Rawal, BJP MP comments on the no-trust debate.

# 11:59 am: TDP blames Congress for the unscientific & irrational bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh! No Confidence motion will surely project the crevices within the yet not formed “Mahagatbandhan”, tweets Sambit Patra, BJP spokesperson. 

# 11:50 am: You're (PM) singing a different tune which people of AP are keenly observing & they would give a befitting reply in coming polls. BJP will be decimated in AP the way Congress was if ppl of AP are cheated. Mr. PM, it's not a threat,it's a 'shraap': Jayadev Galla

# 11:49 am: We are with the government: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on being asked JDU's stand on No Confidence Motion in Lok Sabha

# 11:41 am: Watch Anandrao Adsul, Lok Sabha MP from Shiv Sena on being asked whether his party will take part in No Confidence Motion debate & voting.

# 11:40 am: PM Modi while campaigning in Andhra Pradesh had said 'Congress killed the mother & saved the child. Had I have been there, I would have saved the mother too'. People of AP have waited for 4 long yrs for him to save their mother, says Jayadev Galla, TDP in Lok Sabha

# 11:39 am: "The motion had been moved for four reasons: Lack of trust, priority, unbiased approach towards Andhra Pradesh," says Jayadev Galla, TDP.

# 11:35 am: Absolutely not. We haven't even signed our attendance, sas Anandrao Adsul, Lok Sabha MP from Shiv Sena on whether his party will take part in No Confidence Motion debate & voting

# 11:30 am: Not just Congress, BJP is also responsible for the unfair bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, says Galla.

# 11:25 am: This is not a war between TDP and BJP, it is between morality and majority: Jayadev Galla, TDP

# 11:22 am: Shiv Sena MPs will not attend Lok Sabha today

# 11:20 am: Shiv Sena Parliamentary party meeting continues in Parliament building. The MPs haven't reached Lok Sabha yet for discussion on No Confidence Motion.

# 11:15 am: The saga of Andhra Pradesh during this Modi-Shah regime is a saga of empty promises: Jayadev Galla, TDP in Lok Sabha.

# 11:10 am: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) walks out of the Lok Sabha ahead of No Confidence Motion.

# 11:00 am: Lok Sabha proceedings begin. Trust vote at 6 pm, says Speaker Sumitra Mahajan 

# 10:58 am: BJP President Amit Shah arrives in Parliament ahead of floor test in the Lok Sabha.

# 10:55 am: Is this time sufficient for us to highlight issues of 130 crore Indians & faults of this govt? Each party should get 30 minutes, but 38 minutes have been allotted to the largest opposition party. No Confidence Motion can't be treated like question hour, says Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress

# 10:50 am: PM Narendra Modi has reached Parliament ahead of the no-confidence motion that his government faces today.

# 10:40 am: Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav arrives at the Parliament for the motion of no confidence in Lok Sabha.


# 10:09 am: Shatrughan Sinha tweets ahead of No-Confidence motion.

# 10:05 am: BJP chief Amit Shah will address the cabinet ministers at 10:15 am.

# 10:00 am: According to the reports, Telangana Rashtra Samithi have decided to stage a walkout during the no-trust vote on Friday. 

# 09:50 am: BJP MPs Meenakshi Lekhi, Harsimrat Kaur, Rakesh Sinha, Rajnath Singh, Arjun Ram Meghwal to take part in the discussion in Lok Sabha today.

# 09:08 am: On August 19, 2003, a no-confidence motion was moved in the Lok Sabha against the NDA government led by then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The Central government won the trust vote by one vote. The motion was moved by then Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.

# 09:05 am: Discussions will start at 11 am today. The nation is concerned about the stand of Shiv Sena. Our party will make the right decision. Between 10:30 -11:00 am, party chief will himself tell the party about his decision, says Sanjay Raut, Shiv Sena.

# 08:40 am: No Confidence : In the government In the Rupee at an all time low of 69.05 In investigating agencies People are waiting to vote for change in 2019, tweets Congress leader Kapil Sibal

# 08:20 am: With 312 MPs on their side, The NDA is well above the mark of 268. Even if their allies dump the BJP, the party would still have 273 members, which is five above the needed number.

# 07:45 am: Today is an important day in our Parliamentary democracy. I am sure my fellow MP colleagues will rise to the occasion and ensure a constructive, comprehensive & disruption free debate. We owe this to the people & the makers of our Constitution. India will be watching us closely, tweets Narendra Modi ahead of the trust vote in Lok Sabha.

Time allotted for debate tomorrow: BJP- 3 hours 33 minutes, Congress-38 minutes, AIADMK-29 minutes, TMC-27 minutes, BJD-15, Shiv Sena-14, TDP-13, TRS-9, CPIM 7 minutes, SP- 6 minutes,NCP- 6 minutes, LJSP-5 minutes

First Published: Friday, July 20, 2018 08:08 AM
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