Lok Sabha adjourned till noon; Congress leader urges Speaker to give ruling on No Confidence motion moved by party
The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 12 noon, soon after it commenced in the morning. When the House met, Speaker Om Birla tried to run the Question Hour.
However, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary urged upon the Speaker to give his ruling on the No Confidence motion moved by his party. Countering him the Parliamentary Affairs minister Prahlad Joshi said, as per the provision, such a motion can be taken up within ten days of its acceptance. He said the government is ready to face the motion. The Speaker urged the members to allow the House to take up the Question Hour. As noisy scene prevailed, he adjourned the House till noon.