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“All six accused be awarded imprisonment and be kept in the lock up of the House for a day (till change of date). Facilities like food etc. should be provided in the lock up,” speaker Satish Mahana said.
Protesting MLAs of the Samajwadi Party got into a scuffle with police personnel. Media persons were forcibly removed from the dharna site by marshals posted in the premises.
The President said that the legislature is a temple of democracy and the lawmakers are the 'bhaagyavidhata' or those who decide the destiny. Kovind said that the people of the state have expectations from the representatives who should fulfil them.
The 18th session of Uttar Pradesh assembly began with protests on Monday.
Yogi Adityanath, who was sworn-in as the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh for a record second term on Friday, told officials that the target should be to make the northern state number one in the country.
Published on Mar 26, 2022 08:18 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi