Opposition amps up pressure over farm laws, Rajya Sabha adjourned after walkout
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India, Feb. 2 -- The third day of the budget session of Parliament opened to some fireworks on Tuesday after the opposition parties walked out of the Rajya Sabha. Shortly after the session started, the Upper House was adjourned till 10.30 am after the uproar.
The opposition leaders had asked for a discussion on president's speech and farmers' protest but Rajya Sabha chairman Venkaiah Naidu said it will take place on Wednesday.
"President has referred to farmers' agitation in his address. I wanted the discussion to start today but I was told that the discussion first starts in Lok Sabha. Keeping this in mind we have agreed to have a discussion on President's address tomorrow," he said.
Naidu also said that wrong impression is being crea...
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