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#MonsoonSession: Modi puts ball in Opposition's court, seeks cooperation from all parties

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 13 February 2017, 3:22 IST

Even as BJP braced for a stormy Monsoon Session starting today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to the media and pleaded to the Opposition once again to let the Parliament function.

He said that the All Party Meetings held on Sunday ie 20 July were fruitful. He said, "I am hopeful that this Parliament session we will be able to get things done on priority basis, that it will be a productive session and all decision will be taken with cooperation from all parties. I hope the Parliament acts as a forum to discuss important issue"

The Opposition has said that it would seek an adjournment motion today and has threatened disruptions on Vyapam scam and Lalit Gate. The Opposition has sought resignation of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for helping IPL chief Lalit Modi obtain his travel papers.

The Opposition has also sought Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's resignation on Vyapam Scam.

Meanwhile, Sushma Swaraj has sought time from Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to address the Parliament on the issue of her helping Lalit Modi.

First published: 21 July 2015, 11:10 IST
 
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