After an eventful first day of the Winter Session of parliament is with opposition stepping up united against the move to demonetise 500 and 1,000 rupee notes by the Narendra Modi government. The government remained on defensive through the day. With PM Modi speaking today, many questions on the issue are expected to be answered.
Both houses adjourned till tomorrow.
Ghulam Nabi Azab on deaths due to demonetisation
Deaths related to demonetisation are more than deaths in Uri Attack. Close to 40 people have died.
Opposition remains adamant in asking for PM to come to Rajya Sabha
Till the PM comes to the house for discussion we will not let the house function: Ghulam Nabi Azad,Congress in Rajya Sabha
Opoposition leaders resume sloganeering in well of Rajya Sabha.
Ghulam Nabi Azad speaking in Rajya Sabha
Rajya Sabha adjourned fourth time over demonetisation
Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm.
Lok Sabha adjourned for the day.
Reddy Wedding makes appearance in the debate on demonetisation. Opposition said, there are people who are spending 500 crores for a wedding.
Rajya Sabha stalemate
As the opposition remains adamant asking for PM Modi's presence and government refusing to budge, the upper house of Parliament, Rajya Sabha remains stalled.
Rajya Sabha adjourned third time till 12:30 pm
Rajya Sabha adjourned for the third time till 1230 hrs as Opposition uproar continues.
PM Modi monitoring situation in Parliament: Sources
Sources tell NDTV that PM Narendra Modi is monitoring the chaotic situation in the parliament.
The scene at Rajya Sabha before adjournment
Meanwhile, as a lawmaker attempts to speak in Lok Sabha, the Congress and Trinamool call for adjournment of Lok Sabha.
Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11: 30am.
Lawmakers move towards the well of both the houses
Derek O'Brien, Trinamool Congress on Note Bank politics
Mr O'Brien in Rajya Sabha said, "We are here, my party is here, the person who made this announcement - where is he?, taking a swipe on PM Modi, who introduced the currency ban.
Chaos in both houses of Parliament as second day of winter session begins
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will respond on the demonetisation issue in Rajya Sabha today.