MY KOLKATA EDUGRAPH
ADVERTISEMENT
regular-article-logo Tuesday, 05 March 2024

Bharatiya Janata Party stages walkout from Bengal assembly as demand on closed tea garden not allowed

Speaker Biman Banerjee allowed the reading out of the motion, but did not permit a discussion on it

PTI Calcutta Published 06.12.23, 04:17 PM
Representational Picture

Representational Picture File picture

BJP legislators on Wednesday staged a walkout from the West Bengal assembly after its demand for a discussion on closed tea gardens in the state was disallowed.

The BJP moved an adjournment motion after the question hour seeking that the government take positive steps to reopen closed tea gardens in the northern part of the state.

ADVERTISEMENT

Speaker Biman Banerjee allowed the reading out of the motion, but did not permit a discussion on it.

The BJP members thereafter walked out of the House raising slogans demanding a discussion on the motion.

Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by The Telegraph Online staff and has been published from a syndicated feed.

Follow us on:
ADVERTISEMENT