The Odisha Assembly was adjourned thrice today as the Opposition Congress members raised an uproar over the soaring prices of petrol and diesel.
As soon as the House assembled for the Question Hour, the Opposition Congress members demanded a discussion on the fuel price hike. The Congress MLAs, under the leadership of party’s chief whip Taraprasad Bahinipati, rushed to the well of the House and protested against the fuel price hike.
Unable to run the house amid the uproarious scenes, Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat first adjourned the House till 11.30 am, then till 12.50 pm and later till 3 pm. Read More