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Parliament Monsoon Session: Lok Sabha adjourned for day

Parliament Monsoon Session: Lok Sabha adjourned for day

He said, like the monsoon brings hope, the session also brings the same spirit of hope.

"At last, after the introduction of Aadhar, all the data of the citizen is now available online".

Apart from these issues, the CPM has requested to resolve the matter of China and that of Jammu and Kashmir.

The TMC and RJD are likely to raise the issue of vendetta politics and targetting of the Opposition leaders through the CBI, Enforcement Directorate and other central agencies. "We have identified all these issues which we are going to be raised in both the houses", he said. "The government is always ready to discuss on the floor of the House any issue as permitted under the rules of procedure", Kumar said.

The Prime Minister has this morning thanked all parties for helping launch the mega reform Goods and Services Tax or GST, saying GST also stands for "Growing Strong Together".

S. Korea offers talks on tension, family reunions with North
In a news conference on Monday, he suggested that the two Koreas' militaries discuss ways to end all hostile acts near the border. South Korea has proposed talks with North Korea to ease animosities along their tense border and resume family reunions .

"He (Prime Minister Modi) also expressed concern over the flood like situation on the north-eastern part of the country and asked the state to take action to provide relief to the people", he said. The Prime Minister also urged all leaders to achieve consensus on celebrating the 75th anniversary of Quit India Movement on August 9 in both Houses of Parliament.

Monsoon session began with new MPs taking oath and was adjourned by 11:30 after paying tribute to former MPs and victims of terror attacks.

Meanwhile, the polling for the President election is underway at the Parliament and the various state Assemblies.

In an attempt to convince Opposition parties on the stand-off with China, the government on Friday and Saturday briefed their leaders and assured them the issue will be resolved diplomatically.


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