Government Defeats Opposition-Backed No-Trust Vote In Lok Sabha
PUBLISHED ON: July 20, 2018 | Duration: 37 min, 14 sec
The Narendra Modi government has won the vote of confidence in Lok Sabha by a comfortable margin at the end of a marathon, 12-hour debate session that saw the Prime Minister tear into the Congress and its chief Rahul Gandhi. In a house of 451 members, 325 voted in favour of the government, 126 were against. The halfway mark stood at 226, giving the government a two-third majority.