New Delhi, July 24: The Congress is likely to move a Privilege Motion in the Lok Sabha against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Narendra Modi for “misleading the House” on Rafael deal. Also Read - Centre Faces Tough Question as Pressure Mounts to Impose Full Lockdown in India to Beat COVID Surge
Congress leader Anand Sharma stated yesterday that the government owes Parliament an explanation on why PM Modi and Sitharaman “misled” the nation on the price issue. Also Read - Impose Complete Lockdown in India: Traders' Body Urges PM Modi Amid COVID Surge
Meanwhile, the TDP and TMC MPs staged a protest in front of the Gandhi statue in the Parliament today before the start of the fifth day of the Monsoon Session. While the TDP MPs were protesting for the demand of special category status for Andhra Pradesh, TMC MPs protested the against the spike in mob lynching incidents. Also Read - Kangana Ranaut Reacts After Twitter Suspends Her Account Over Her Tweet on Bengal Elections
Earlier in the day, Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan and RJD MP JP Yadav gave Adjournment Motion Notice in the Zero Hour of the Lok Sabha over the incidents of rape at a shelter home in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur.
The government is expected to introduce two Bills for consideration and passage – The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018 and The Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill.