The Central Government will move a breach of privilege motion against TMC MPs who misbehaved with IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnav while reading out a statement on the ‘Pegasus Project’ report in the Rajya Sabha. The Central Government will request the Rajya Sabha Speaker to suspend TMC MP Shantanu Sen for misbehaving with IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnav. TMC MP Shantanu Sen on Thursday snatched a copy of IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnav’s statement while he was delivering his speech in Rajya Sabha and chopped it into pieces.
Earlier in Rajya Sabha, a meeting of Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi, Leader of the House in Rajya Sabha Piyush Goyal, IT Minister Ashwin Vaishnav, Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and V Muraleedharan was held on the misbehavior of IT Minister by TMC MP Shantanu Sen in Rajya Sabha. In which this important decision was taken.
The proceedings of the Rajya Sabha came to a standstill on Thursday. Rajya Sabha proceedings have been adjourned till tomorrow after the uproar. As Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnav got up to speak on the ‘Pegasus Project’ media report, Rajya Sabha was adjourned till tomorrow amid ruckus in the House by opposition MPs. There was a heated exchange of words between Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri and TMC MP Shantanu Sen on the misbehavior of the IT minister.