When Bharat Ratna Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar noisy protest from Congress prevent him speaking in Rajya Sabha
RajyaSabhaMPSachinTendulkar reached Parliament to participate in the proceedings in the House on Thursday, but when the turn of his speech in the House came, he could not speak anything. This was due to the ruckus being done by the opposition in the RajyaSabha. PrimeMinisterNarendra on the remarks of former PM Manmohan Singh by opposition Due to the demand of the apology from Modi, the proceedings in the House are not running smoothly.
image source Indian expressTendulkar, in his maiden speech on the floor of the Upper House on Thursday, had moved a Short Discussion Motion on the future of sports in India and right to play.
He was expected to address some long pending issues including coverage of Central Health Guarantee Scheme (CGHS) for international medal winners and incorporation of
sports in the school curriculum.
Meanwhile, Naresh Agarwal of SP, raising the question of the law, raised the question of the CAG and questioned whether the report of the CAG can be made public without appearing in the Lok Sabha. He questioned whether the investigation could be constituted on the basis of the CAG report. On this, the Chairman said that he has taken note of Naresh Agarwal.
After this, he asked Sachin to start a short-term discussion. When Sachin stood up to speak, many members of the ruling party welcomed him with a thunderbolt but
Sachin could not start his speech because of the ruckus in the House. Naidu told the members who is doing ruckus that nothing is going to happen from this and the
members should listen carefully to Sachin’s point of view. But the ruckus of the Congress members continued in the House.
Describing this, Naidu told members of the that he should not cross the line Tendulkar, a Bharat Ratna winner, remained standing for 10 minutes, tight-lipped, as
Opposition members raised slogans, ignoring Chairman Venkaiah Naidu‘s calls to come to order.Naidu reminded them that the nation was watching the uproar they were causing in the RajyaSabha and called on them to let Sachin Tendulkar speak. But unruly Congress MPs paid no heed to his requests.
“We’re discussing about sports and you don’t have the sporting spirit,” Naidu scolded, before ordering the live telecast of House proceedings to be cut off.Tendulkar did not get the chance to speak today as the Rajya Sabha, which had only re-convened at 2 pm after sustained sloganeering by Congress leaders earlier, was
again adjourned till 11 am tomorrow.]]>