Assembly pays tributes to departed souls

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 28 Nov 2017 11:33:09


Staff Reporter,

Rich tributes were paid to departed souls of MLAs, ex-MLAs, former union ministers and war hero and former Air Chief Marshal of Indian Air Force Arjan Singh on the first day of Winter Session on Monday. After paying homage, Assembly Speaker Dr Sitasharan Sharma adjourned the house for entire day.

House paid tributes to MLAs Mahendra Singh Kalukheda, Ram Singh Yadav, ex-MLA Prabhudayal Gehlot, ex MLAs Shaligram Shrivastava, Ram Ratan Chaturvedi, Ram Khelawan, Dhansukhlal Bhachawat, Ratan Singh Bhabar, former union ministers Purshottam Lal Kaushik, Santosh Mohan Dev, Priyaranjan Das Munsi, Makhanlal Fotedar, Sultan Ahmad, Professor Savarlal Jat, Taslim Uddin and ex Air Chief Marshal Arjan Singh.

In their tributes, Speaker Dr Sitasharan Sharma, Deputy Speaker Dr Rajendra Singh, Leader of Opposition Ajay Singh, Finance Minister Jayant Mallaiya etc remembered the souls of departed politicians and also mentioned their personal relations with some of them. After this, Assembly witnessed two-minute silence and later house was adjourned for the entire day as a mark of respect to departed souls. Earlier, newly-elected Congress MLA from Chitrakoot, Neelanshu Chaturvedi took the oath.