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

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.

By Ritesh K Srivastava | Last Updated: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 16:45
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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:-

14 December 2016, 15:08 PM

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

14 December 2016, 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 December 2016, 14:47 PM

Proceedings begin in Rajya Sabha, ruckus continues.

14 December 2016, 14:17 PM

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

 

14 December 2016, 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

14 December 2016, 13:51 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

14 December 2016, 13:50 PM

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

14 December 2016, 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

14 December 2016, 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

14 December 2016, 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

14 December 2016, 13:21 PM

Demonetisation decision is like spear in the hearts of the poor people: Rahul Gandhi.

14 December 2016, 13:20 PM

Rahul Gandhi reaches Jantar Mantar to join United Democratic Front's (Kerala) protest over demonetisation.

14 December 2016, 13:20 PM

BJP MP Babul Supriyo rejects Rahul Gandhi's allegations against PM Modi as baseless, laughable.

14 December 2016, 12:54 PM

The PM has time to go to pop concerts and public meetings but why doesn't he come to the House and let us speak: Rahul Gandhi

14 December 2016, 12:53 PM

The Prime Minister is personally terrified of the information I have because if I open my mouth, it will explode his balloon: Rahul Gandhi

14 December 2016, 12:52 PM

Allow Opposition to speak in the House. PM owes country an explanation, he can't keep running away to public meetings: Rahul Gandhi

14 December 2016, 12:50 PM

I have some personal information on PM Modi, which is what I want to speak on in Lok Sabha, but I am not being allowed to speak: Rahul Gandhi

14 December 2016, 12:46 PM

Entire Opposition wants a discussion in Lok Sabha on notes ban but the govt is not interested: Rahul Gandhi  

14 December 2016, 12:45 PM

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses joint media briefing of Opposition parties on demonetisation issue.  

 

14 December 2016, 12:28 PM

Lok Sabha adjourned till tomorrow, after continued uproar over govt's demonetisation decision.

14 December 2016, 12:27 PM

Opposition raises "Modi sarkar hosh me aao" slogans in Lok Sabha.  

14 December 2016, 12:26 PM

Regarding demonetisation we are always ready for discussion, they (opposition) are running away from it and walking out: Ananth Kumar in LS

14 December 2016, 12:08 PM

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 PM as uproar continues over Kiren Rijiju issue.

14 December 2016, 12:06 PM

Proceedings resume in Lok Sabha amid uproar; Govt backs Rijiju, Opposition wants debate.  

14 December 2016, 11:46 AM

Demonetisation has become a total fiasco and has only given sufferings to people: AK Antony

14 December 2016, 11:17 AM

Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 pm.

14 December 2016, 11:16 AM

PM Narendra Modi present in Lok Sabha.

 

14 December 2016, 11:11 AM

I have come to house to speak, let's see, if the govt allows me or not: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi.

14 December 2016, 10:59 AM

PM Modi chairs meeting with top ministers in his chamber in Parliament. FM Jaitley, Ananth Kumar, Manohar Parrikar present in meet.

14 December 2016, 10:58 AM

If Opposition raises Kiren Rijiju's issue, they may have to face a lot of embarrassment, they'll have to face a lot of truth, warns MA Naqvi.

14 December 2016, 10:55 AM

Anand Sharma gives notice under rule 267 in Rajya Sabha for discussion on Kiren Rijiju's alleged involvement in Arunachal hydro scam issue.

14 December 2016, 10:18 AM

Congress will raise Kiren Rijiju's issue (who is accused of fraud for Arunachal Hydro Projects) in Rajya Sabha.

14 December 2016, 10:17 AM

Will raise issues in the Parliament, want debate: Congress

14 December 2016, 10:15 AM

Opposition parties meeting in Parliament begins.

14 December 2016, 09:55 AM

Rahul Gandhi to meet senior Congress leaders to discuss over note ban.

14 December 2016, 09:50 AM

Opposition parties set to meet at 9.30 am today ahead of the Parliament proceedings.

14 December 2016, 09:49 AM

At 9:30 am today we would meet to discuss on issues to be raised: Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress

14 December 2016, 09:48 AM

We're ready for debate, Govt running away from it. Congress

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