Ravi S Singh
Tribune News Service
New Delhi, September 21
The tough therapy meted out to Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh Singh by Opposition members within the House on Sunday will probably be an election challenge within the upcoming Assembly election in Bihar, due in October-November.
Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday gave a robust indication of this whereas speaking about how Singh hailed from Bihar and was a local village of the veteran Socialist chief late Jaiprakash Narayan.
“People of Bihar are deeply hurt at the humiliation Harivansh ji was subjected to. I am with the sentiments of people of my home state, Bihar,” Prasad stated at a presser.
“The RJD and the Congress will have to give an explanation to the people of Bihar.”
The presser was convened within the backdrop of opposition events elevating the pitch in opposition to the Centre and the BJP following the suspension of eight of their Members from Rajya Sabha for the remainder of the Monsoon Session for his or her unruly conduct on the time of passing of the farm-related Bills on Sunday.
Singh was presiding the proceedings. The Opposition Members directed their ire in direction of him. He was protected by the Marshals of the House.
Prasad stated Singh is an mental of reputation and has introduced laurels to India at worldwide boards.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi showered reward on Harivansh on Tuesday after he supplied tea to opposition MPs sitting on dharna in Parliament complicated, saying his “inspiring” and “statesmanlike” conduct will make each democracy lover proud.
To personally serve tea to those that “attacked and insulted” him a number of days in the past in addition to these sitting on dharna, Modi tweeted, exhibits that Harivansh has been blessed with a humble thoughts and a giant coronary heart.
It exhibits his greatness, the prime minister stated and added that he joins the folks of India in congratulating Harivansh .
“For centuries, the great land of Bihar has been teaching us the values of democracy. In line with that wonderful ethos, MP from Bihar and Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairperson Shri Harivansh Ji’s inspiring and statesmanlike conduct this morning will make every democracy lover proud,” he stated.
Launching an assault on the RJD and Congress who’re allies in Bihar, Prasad stated their leaders inspired the “humiliation” heaped on Singh in Rajya Sabha.
Singh has been a JD(U) chief. The ruling BJP-JD(U)LJP is the ruling coalition within the state and is ranged in opposition to the RJD-led “Mahagathbandhan” ( Grand Alliance) of which Congress is a component.