Congress MPs will do ‘Chalo Rashtrapati Bhavan’ in Delhi Parliament To register their protest on the issues while CWC members and senior party leaders will attend the ‘PM’ House siege’.
Congress leaders and workers will gherao in state capitals Raj Bhavan and court arrest. “All elected public representatives from village to district level will make mass arrests,” read a letter from the party general secretary KC Venugopali,
Opposition parties have been protesting daily in Parliament since the monsoon session began on July 18, demanding a debate on inflation, GST and rising unemployment. A total of 27 MPs have been suspended so far as a result of the protests in Parliament.
Government may debate the issue of increase in prices Lok Sabha The session in Rajya Sabha on August 1 and in the Rajya Sabha on August 2 will end on August 12.
The government had said that it would be ready for a debate on inflation after the Finance Minister. Nirmala SitharamanHealth improved after the battle of Kovid.
India’s annual retail inflation rose to 7.01% in June from 6.26% a year ago, according to government data. It was above the central bank’s tolerance band of 2%-6% for the sixth consecutive month. There have also been protests over the imposition of Goods and Services Tax (GST) on essential commodities which were earlier out of its purview.
(with inputs from agencies)