Opposition outguns govt in RS on bill - Calcutta Telegraph

New Delhi, July 31: The beleaguered Opposition outwitted the government in the Rajya Sabha today during the passage of a bill to give constitutional status to the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC), forcing an amendment and nullifying a ...

Loss of face for govt in RS on backward commission bill - Deccan Herald

This is the second time in 10 days, the government faced embarrassment in the Rajya Sabha because of poor attendance. PTI file photo. ×. The NDA government on Monday suffered a set back in the Rajya Sabha as it failed to pass a Constitutional ...

Minister moves Bill in Rajya Sabha, withdraws it - Web India 123

In another embarrassment for the Narendra Modi government, Union Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thaawar Chand Gehlot on Monday moved a bill in Rajya Sabha but seconds later asked the Chair to withdraw it. It was not just the Minister who ...

Missing MPs sting govt in RS, Oppn forces amendment in bill on backward classes panel - Hindustan Times

The amendment seeking to increase the number of members from three to five, including a woman and a minority candidate of OBC category, was carried with 75 MPs supporting and 52 rejecting it. india Updated: Jul 31, 2017 23:50 IST. HT Correspondent

Government suffers embarrassment in Rajya Sabha over failed bill - Web India 123

The government on Monday suffered an embarrassment in the Rajya Sabha when it could not ensure passage of a bill to confer constitutional status on the Backward Classes Commission with the opposition succeeding in amending an important provision.

OBC Commission Bill: Govt embarrassed in Rajya Sabha as amendment moved by Opposition passed after ruling MPs ... - India TV

An amendment moved by the Opposition to a bill granting constitutional status to the OBC Commission was passed because many members of ruling NDA were absent from the House. Written by: Ahamad Fuwad, New Delhi [Updated:31 Jul 2017, 10:32 PM ...

Bill to grant constitutional status to National Commission on Backward Classes moved in RS - Web India 123

A Bill seeking to provide constitutional status to the National Commission for Backward Classes was today moved for consideration in the Rajya Sabha.The Constitution (123rd Amendment) Bill, 2017, which seeks to grant the NCBC constitutional status, at ...