Twelve opposition members in Rajya Sabha, including Congress MP Chhaya Verma, Shiv Sena’s Priyanka Chaturvedi and TMC’s Dola Sen, were on Monday suspended for the remainder of the Winter Session for their offense and rowdy conduct during the last meeting.
Among the suspended individuals, six are from the Congress, two each from the TMC and Shiv Sena and one each from the CPM and the CPI.
The Upper House had seen monstrous scenes when the resistance individuals were challenging the three homestead Bills during the Monsoon Session.
The six suspended individuals from the Congress are — Phulo Devi Netam, Chhaya Verma, Ripun Bora, Rajamani Patel, Syed Nasir Hussain and Akhilesh Prasad Singh.
Priyanka Chaturvedi and Anil Desai of the Shiv Sena, Dola Sen and Shanta Chhetri of TMC, Elamaram Kareem from CPM and Binoy Viswam from CPI are different individuals suspended for the remainder of the meeting.
Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh reported the suspension of the individuals and suspended the House till Tuesday. — PTI