Monsoon Session of Parliament resumed on Monday after a break for the weekend. The Houses are due to consider key bills including Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-third Amendment) Bill, 2017, The National Commission for Backward Classes (Repeal) Bill, 2017, The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Bill, 2017.
Proposed last week, Banking Regulations (Amendment) Bill 2017 is all due for discussion on the Lok Sabha floor on Monday. Congress has issued whip for Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-third Amendment) Bill, 2017.
The Monsoon Session so far has been a mixed bag of disruptions and productive sessions. While the Houses have been able to pass some crucial bills, the Opposition leaders have continued to gherao government on the issue of farmer's loans, Biharpoliticall turmoil and other issues.
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#12:55 PM: Every state he(Kharge) mentioned acted on those who took law in their hands, cases are subjudice: Ananth Kumar,Union Min on mob lynchings
#12:30 PM: Jharkhand and Madhya Pradesh have become mob lynching centres: Mallikarjun Kharge,Congress in Lok Sabha
#12:30 PM:The cases of violence Mr.Kharge is mentioning are already in the courts so why is he saying all this?: Nishikant Dubey,BJP in Lok Sabha
#12:20 PM: Govt is indirectly encouraging groups like the VHP,Bajrang Dal and also Gau rakshaks: Mallikarjun Kharge,Congress in Lok Sabha
#12:15 PM: Today whole nation is crippled with fear, the incidents of mob lynching are refusing to come a halt: Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress in Lok Sabha
#12:15 PM: Lok Sabha discusses mob lynching
#11:35 AM: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11:40 am
#11:35 AM: Uproar in Rajya Sabha by Congress over Gujarat MLAs issue
#10:40 AM: Congress MP Madhusudan Mistry has given notice in Rajya Sabha on Gujarat MLAs issue