He said that the members Congress And BSP urged the committee president Jual Orami To allow discussion on the Agneepath plan, arguing that it has huge implications and requires a parliamentary inquiry, but refused to do so.
He said that Congress MP K.C. Venugopal And Uttam Kumar ReddyApart from BSP Danish AliThose who are members of the panel argued with the chairman that the Agneepath plan has already been discussed in the Defense and Defense Minister’s Consultative Committee. Rajnath Singh And the three army chiefs have given a presentation in front of it.
It is also understood that the members argued with the Speaker that not allowing discussion on Agneepath amounted to an insult. Parliament And not informing the committee about the plan is a breach of privilege.
Sources said he urged them to list the issue for discussion in the next meeting, but the Speaker refused permission.
Sources said Oram is understood to have said that the issues to be discussed in the Parliamentary Standing Committee meetings are decided in advance at the beginning of the year and hence the request is yet to be considered. can go.
After the discussion that lasted for about half an hour in the panel meeting, the three members of the opposition staged a walkout in protest.
Issues related to Ordnance Factory Boards and DRDO were listed for discussion in the meeting.