KalingaTV News Network
Bhubaneswar: The winter session of the Odisha Legislature began today. The session, which will continue till December 30, is likely to be stormy.
Soon after the House offered customary condolences to former State Minister late Muralidhar Guru and Ex-MLA late Samay Kisku today, members of Opposition parties, specially the Congress moved near the Speaker’s podium and started shouting slogans demanding a statement from Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on massive crops loss and farmers’ suicide in the state.
Speaker Pradip Amat urged members to cooperate and allow the house to run smoothly, the Opposition members however continued with their slogan shouting and in the din. The Speaker adjourned the house till noon.
Opposition parties- Congress and BJP had earlier announced to raise the issues of Kunduli gang rape case and farmer suicide due to massive pest attack in various parts of the state.