2:07 PM Lok Sabha adjourned for the day
1:25 PM Congress leaders walk out of Rajya Sabha
12:50 PM External Minister Sushma Swaraj speaks
Says every issue on Rafale has been clarified by the Supreme Court
12:30 AM Lok Sabha adjourned till 2 PM
11:30 AM Lok Sabha adjourned till noon
11:00 AM Congress moves adjournment motion over MHA decision to allow 10 central agencies monitor any computer
Lok Sabha has been adjourned till noon after a small discussion over the MHA snooping decision. It is expected to witness intense debates following Wedneday’s exchange of words between Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over the Rafale deal. Earlier, the Congress party had revealed a audio recording where Goa minister was purportedly heard saying that Manohar Parrikar in a cabinet meeting had said that he has files relating to Rafale deals in his bedroom.
In #LokSabha today:
Bills to be discussed:
The Companies (Amendment) Bill, The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill,
The New Delhi International Arbitration Centre Bill,
The Personal Laws (Amendment) Bill,
The Dentists (Amendment) Bill,
The National Medical Commission Bill
— Lok Sabha TV (@loksabhatv) January 3, 2019
Winter session of the Parliament began on Tuesday on December 11. The house was adjourned after paying obituary references to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee, Union Minister Ananth Kumar, Bhola Singh, MI Shanavas and Mohammad Asrarul Haque.
The opening of the session coincided with assembly election results in five states- Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, and Mizoram.