Tribune News Service
Shimla, February 26
A high-voltage drama was witnessed outside the Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha on Friday as Congress legislators had been allegedly pushed and manhandled by the BJP ministers as Opposition members blocked the Governor’s car whereas he was leaving after delivering his deal with on the opening day of the Budget session.
While the Governor was nonetheless studying his deal with, CLP Leader Mukesh Agnihotri stood up and mentioned the deal with had no point out of value rise, unemployment and different vital points.
As Congress legislators tried to disrupt the Governor’s deal with, Bandaru Dattatraya abruptly ended his speech and mentioned it might be thought-about as learn.
Following this, the Governor and the ministers went to have tea, whereas the Congress legislators went and sat outside the gate from the place Dattatraya needed to depart.
The Congress MLAs led by CLP Leader Mukesh Agnihotri blocked the car of the Governor as Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur and ministers regarded helplessly.
Finally, the ministers and the police pushed away the Congress legislators even as Agnihotri lay on the bonnet of the Governor’s car.
Agnihotri mentioned it was for the primary time within the historical past of Himachal Vidhan Sabha that the Governor allegedly ran away after studying two pages of his deal with. “The address is a bundle of lies, with no mention of corruption in Covid management, unemployment, price rise and back-door entries,” mentioned Agnihotri. He mentioned the federal government should clarify why the Governor learn solely two pages and left. We weren’t invited when the Governor got here, so we wished to ask him why he selected not learn the 65-page Governor deal with, mentioned Agnohotri.
The CLP Leader claimed the Governor didn’t even learn half the deal with and left in six-seven minutes. “The monsoon session could not be held and since it is being held almost after a year, at least the Governor should have read the entire address, even if it is a bundle of lies and false claims,” mentioned Agnihotri.
“We were all manhandled even though we were raising slogans and did not touch the Governor, CM or ministers, yet the police and BJP MLAs and ministers dragged and pushed us,” he alleged. “We wanted to talk to the Governor but we were pushed and now we will give notice for privilege over the manner we were manhandled,” he added.