News Nation Logo

Parliament Day 5 | Currency ban debate: Senior ministers meet FM Jaitley over demonetisation; Houses adjourn amid ruckus Live

So Far, The Both Houses Of Parliament Have Not Been Able To Function Due To Continued Demands Of Discussion And PM’s Clarification On Demonetisation By The Opposition Parties.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Arshi Aggarwal | Updated on: 22 Nov 2016, 03:59:01 PM

New Delhi:

Bhartiya Janta Party is set to have a strategy meeting before another day of Parliament’s winter session. According to reports, PM Modi is expected to attend the meeting.

So far, the both houses of parliament have not been able to function due to continued demands of discussion and PM’s clarification on demonetisation by the opposition parties. 

Opposition parties, led by Congress and JDU, have been united in creating pressure on the ruling government. 

On Monday, some work in the form of Question Hour transpired in Lok Sabha, while Rajya Sabha remained mostly disrupted.  

Read full coverage of: Day 1 | Day 2 |  Day 3 | Day 4

Here are the live updates on Day 5: 

#Rajya Sabha adjourns till Wednesday

#FM meeting with ministers: Ravi Shankar Prasad, Smriti Irani, Jayant Sinha, Santosh Gangwar and Arjun Meghwal present

#Senior ministers meeting with FM Arun Jaitley underway in Parliament. Discussion on demonetisation and opposition stand

#Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2pm 

#PM can speak on TV, pop concert, but why not in the Parliament?: Congress Vice president Rahul Gandhi

#Lok Sabha adjourned till tomorrow as uproar continues over demonetisation issue, opposition demand PM Modi's presence in the Parliament

#Uproar in Lok Sabha continues over demonetisation  issue, opposition demand PM Modi's presence in the Parliament.

#Want to tell everyone that we are ready for a debate in both the houses: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar in LS 

#Congress demand in Lok Sabha PM's presence in the Parliament for demonetisation debate

#Rajya Sabha adjourned till 12:32pm

#Rajya Sabha adjourned till 12 pm after protests over demonetisation

#Rajya Sabha session begins amid ruckus (11:30am)

#Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 pm after protests over demonetisation

FM Arun Jaitley in BJP Parliamentary party meet (11:00am)

#For next few weeks we are planning to focus on agricultural sector, Rabi season is also coming

#Some people saying even FM did not know of this decision, and then they say the party knew beforehand

#By stopping the 'normal' of last 70 years, PM Modi has created a new 'normal'

#Currency ban will help the poor, the decision is in the favour of Indian poverty

#India has welcomed demonetisation, it is a historic move

#Demonetisation was a major decision, which required guts

#We are ready for discussion on demonetisation, have said it many times

BJP Parliamentary party meet

#We passed a resolution in favour of demonetisation, was moved by HM Rajnath Singh: Venkaiah Naidu after BJP Parliamentary party meet

#Opposition leaders to meet President Pranab Mukherjee on demonteisation 

#BJP Strategy meeting begins


#Meeting of opposition parties begins in Parliament

For all the Latest India News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.

First Published : 22 Nov 2016, 09:51:00 AM