Parliament updates | Lok Sabha Speaker suspends 24 AIADMK members

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  • Feb 09 , 2019
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Earlier, Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu ordered members of the AIDMK and the DMK to leave the House for the day; Lok Sabha discussed Rafale deal before it was adjourned for the day following protests. The Parliament saw the chairs of both Houses reprimanding protesting members from Tamil Nadu. While Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu asked the AIADMK and DMK members to leave the House for the day, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan suspended 24 AIADMK members for protests over the Cauvery issue. The government planned to make another attempt to get the Triple Talaq Bill passed in the Rajya Sabha. However it failed to do so following repeated disruption by members protesting on Cauvery issue. In the Lok Sabha, the Rafale deal was taken up for discussion. Here are the live updates: