Lok Sabha adjourned for the day as AIADMK MPs continue protests, Rajya Sabha till 2 pm


New Delhi: Ruckus has prevailed in both Houses of the Parliament during this session over the Andhra special status as well, which has led to a no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government.

Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan brings up no-confidence motions submitted to her. The Speaker says she cannot take them up unless there is order in the House and she can count the members. Later Lok Sabha was adjourned till 11am on Thursday, April 5, 2018.

The Rajya Sabha was today adjourned till 2 pm without transacting any legislative business after the Congress-led opposition created uproar over various issues including softening of provisions of the SC/ST Atrocities Act.

Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu called the protests, which have not allowed any business to be transacted since the House met on March 5, as a “murder of democracy”.