Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal Friday defended the suspension of DMK members en masse from attending the rest of the ongoing budget session since July 22 and refused to reconsider it.
DMK members Friday staged a walkout in the Tamil Nadu Assembly after they were denied permission to discuss an issue by the Speaker.
The ongoing session of the Tamil Nadu Assembly will be held till October 30, Speaker P Dhanapal said today.
Six Opposition DMDK MLAs were Monday suspended from the Tamil Nadu Assembly for one year in connection with the assault on a dissident DMDK legislator inside the House last month.
A team from Iceland National Parliament headed by its President Asta Ragnheidur Johannesdottir, called on TN Assembly speaker P Dhanapal at the Secretariat.
The Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of the Tamil Nadu Assembly have been postponed by a month to November, Speaker P Dhanapal announced on Wednesdey.
Ruling AIADMK`s nominee P Dhanapal was on Wednesday unanimously elected as Speaker of the Tamil Nadu Assembly
AIADMK nominee P Dhanapal is all set to be elected as Speaker of the Tamil Nadu Assembly, election for which is scheduled on Tuesday.
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