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Make CBI report on Kiren Rijiju public, demands Congress; Rajya Sabha, Lok Sabha adjourned till tomorrow

By Ritesh K Srivastava | Last Updated: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 15:08
Zee Media Bureau
Pic courtsey: Twitter/ANI

New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday made a scathing attack on PM Narendra Modi and claimed that he has enough proof to show that the latter is corrupt - a charge rejected by the BJP as 'baseless and laughable.' The Opposition, however, appears to be in no mood to spare the Modi government over the demonetisation issue as the Parliament resumed normal business after a four-day beak on Wednesday.

Apart from demonetisation, the Opposition has also pressed for a discussion on the alleged involvement of Union MoS for Home Kiren Rijiju in an alleged scam related to a hydel project in Arunachal Pradesh. The Winter Session of the Parliament has so far been a washout due to a standoff between the government and the Opposition over demonetisation issue.

Here are the Live updates:-

Latest Updates

15:08 PM

Rajya Sabha adjourned till tomorrow amid uproar over Kiren Rijiju's alleged involvement in corruption related to Arunachal Hydro Project.

14:48 PM

Congress leader Anand Sharma raises issue of Kiren Rijiju's alleged involvement in corruption related to Arunachal Hydro Project in Rajya Sabha.

14:47 PM

Proceedings begin in Rajya Sabha, ruckus continues.

14:16 PM

'Modi ji is scared' is the biggest joke of the year, tweets Kiren Rijiju.

 

13:52 PM

Both things cannot happen at the same time that you (Opposition) protest in well and also ask for discussion: Sumitra Mahajan, LS Speaker

13:50 PM

From day 1 we've been saying that we're ready for debate but unfortunately the Opposition is not allowing the House to function: Ananth Kumar

13:50 PM

Allegations levelled against PM Modi by Cong vice president is baseless. Rahul Gandhi ji has lost patience: Union Minister Ananth Kumar

13:48 PM

Why Congress and Rahul ji did not allow the House to function and have proper debate on demonetisation issue in last 15 days, asks Venkaiah Naidu

13:22 PM

People elected us to discuss not create mayhem. Opposition seems determined to not allow Parliament to run even in last 2 days: Jitendra Singh

13:22 PM

Unfortunately, since day one Opposition is giving one or other excuse so that Parliament doesn't function: Jitendra Singh, MoS PMO on Parliament logjam

First Published: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 15:08
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