Amid strong protest and walkout by Opposition parties, the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday passed a Bill that seeks to relax the provisions restricting SCs and STs to sell their land to non-Dalits.
The issue of attack on a media house in the state capital by some persons, including a BJP corporator, on Thursday rocked the proceedings of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly with opposition members including BSP, Congress and RLD staging a walk out.
Non-payment of sugarcane dues to farmers on Wednesday rocked the Uttar Pradesh Assembly proceedings with Opposition members trying to corner the state government, which blamed the Centre for not issuing the required amount to the state.
Proceedings in Uttar Pradesh legislature were washed out on Tuesday with Congress members holding both Houses to ransom and forcing repeated adjournments over demand for judicial probe into police lathi charge on party workers.
The opposition is likely to corner the Uttar Pradesh government over non-payment of arrears to cane growers, law and order situation and soaring crime rate when the Assembly`s budget session begins Wednesday.
Uttar Pradesh Assembly today passed a resolution seeking to amend the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2014 to include Chief Minister, Leader of the Opposition and Chief Justice of the High Court in the collegium for selecting two eminent persons in the commission.
Lucknow: Pandemonium marked the first day of the winter session of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Friday with opposition staging a walkout and stalling proceedings leading to the adjournment of the House.
The proceedings of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Friday got off to a stormy start with opposition parties stressing on immediate taking up of different pressing issues and BSP staging a walkout.
MLAs and MLCs of Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) on Monday started a two-day sit in protest in front of Uttar Pradesh Assembly against what they called poor law and order situation, power crisis and continuing cow slaughter in the state.