LS adjourned for the day amid noisy protests by TMC

Prime News, National, New Delhi, February 4:- The Lok Sabha Monday was adjourned for the day following protests and sloganeering by Trinamool Congress members over the alleged misuse of the CBI in West Bengal.

Soon after the House met at 2 pm, members of Trinamool Congress trooped into to the well and started raising slogans like “Chowkidar chor hai” and “CBI tota hai” (CBI is a parrot).”

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narendra Singh Tomar made a plea to agitating members to go back to their seats, stating it was time for motion of thanks on the President’s address.

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said the CBI matter is already in the Supreme Court and let the apex court decide.

The House was adjourned for the second time till 2 pm after the Zero Hour went on for around 25 minutes.

Members of the Trinamool Congress, who alleged that the Centre was misusing the CBI to politically capture West Bengal, trooped into the Well during the Zero Hour.

Members from other parties, including the TDP, SP and Congress, were also in the Well. (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)

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