Five Congress legislators, together with Leader of Opposition Mukesh Agnihotri, have been suspended on Friday for all the Budget session for creating ruckus and allegedly jostling Governor Bandaru Dattatraya when he was leaving the Himachal Pradesh Assembly advanced after his handle.
Speaker Vipin Parmar knowledgeable the home that 5 Congress MLAs — Mukesh Agnihotri, Harsh Varhan Chauhan, Sunder Singh Thakur, Satpal Raizada and Vinay Kumar, have been suspended for all the session until March 20.
The hassle started when Agnihotri stood up as Governor Bandaru Dattatraya was delivering his handle on the primary day of the session. He mentioned the handle had no point out of worth rise, unemployment and different essential points.
As opposition legislators tried to disrupt the handle, the Governor abruptly ended his speech and mentioned it could be handled as learn. After that the Speaker adjourned the home until Monday.
When the Governor was about to go away the meeting premises, Congress legislators tried to dam his passage. BJP ministers and legislators intervened and allegedly pushed the Opposition members apart.
Later, Agnihotri informed the media that this was for the primary time that the Governor ‘ran away’ after studying two pages of his 65-page handle.
“The address has no mention of corruption relating to Covid, unemployment, price rise and other common man issues,” he mentioned.
Agnihotri alleged the Congress legislators have been, in actual fact, manhandled by BJP legislators and ministers after they tried to speak to the Governor. “We did not touch the Governor, the CM (Chief Minister) or ministers.”
After the ruckus, the Speaker, who had earlier adjourned the home, recalled it in particular circumstances and condemned the behaviour of Congress members and mentioned they blocked the passage of the Governor, threw the copy of Governor’s handle on him and indulged in jostling.
He mentioned he needed to recall the home after adjournment underneath rule 346 to debate the problem, which was most shameful and by no means occurred prior to now. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Suresh Bhardwaj mentioned the Governor was manhandled when he was going in the direction of his automobile.
He moved a movement to droop the 5 Congress legislators within the absence of all the Opposition.
Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur knowledgeable the home that the Governor’s ADC was manhandled by the Congress Legislative Party chief and this was in opposition to the traditions of the state meeting.
At this, the home handed the decision to droop the 5 Congress MLAs for all the session. He mentioned motion was taken as per guidelines, including “nobody is above the law”.