Bhubaneswar:16/11/18: The first day of the Odisha Assembly Winter Session began with a stormy note today. Speaker PK Amat adjourned the house till tomorrow after the Opposition Congress created pandemonium over issues of farmers.
Earlier, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik moved Obituary References on the passing away of former Members of the House and Martyrs.
Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra and BJP Legislature Party Leader KV Singhdeo condoled the sad demise of departed souls. The House also observed one-minute silence as a mark of respect.
At the beginning of Question Hour, Congress legislators rushed to the House well and created uproar over farmer issues. Unable to run the proceedings Speaker Pradip Amat adjourned the House till 12.14 PM and again till Saturday.
When asked, LOP Narasingha Mishra said, “The House Committee probe report on Abhijit Iyer has been submitted.” The probe report is likely to be placed before the House tomorrow, Mishra added.