Govt braces for stormy House session

Posted July 18, 2017

Azad said the Congress was not in favour of stalling the proceedings of the house but asked the government to come forward and allow the issues for discussion.

Post GST implementation, monsoon session will have many more agendas to achieve by resolving various issues along with bills passage. "These are some of the issues we have flagged off in this meeting", he said.

Seeking to build a firewall for the government from the expected opposition attacks in Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made it clear that states should act tough against those violating law in the name of cow protection and insisted that the issue should not be given political and communal colour.

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They also want any and all political prisoners to be released. "But these seven million people spoke, and it was plenty". Clashes between protesters and police have left at least 93 people dead , 1,500 wounded and more than 500 behind bars.

The government meanwhile has a series of legislations to be passed in Parliament.

The Prime Minister has this morning thanked all parties for helping launch the mega reform Goods and Services Tax or GST, saying GST also stands for "Growing Strong Together". Issues like the flood situation in Assam and other northeastern states, violence over Gorkhaland, fallout of demonetisation and disinvestment of PSUs may also be raised.

Yechury further said that at the present time, it is important to introduce three new bills, which have not been included in the list of the NDA government, but hold utmost importance. It also paid homage to some of former members of the Houses.

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The FDA is also reviewing a CAR-T from Kite Pharma for the treatment of adults with advanced and aggressive lymphoma. At that point, they have limited options - all more toxic than the CAR-T therapy - and survival chances are slim.

In an attempt to convince Opposition parties on the stand-off with China, the government on Friday and Saturday briefed their leaders and assured them the issue will be resolved diplomatically.

The Monsoon Session of Parliament will start from Monday and will continue till August 11.

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Sunday said all parties have assured that the monsoon session will proceed without any ruckus or uproar.

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