Ahmedabad Mirror | 4 days ago | 23-09-2022 | 06:00 am
Eleven Congress MLAs were suspended for the day from the Assembly after they created ruckus demanding a debate on caste-based census and OBC reservation in local bodies. The Congress MLAs rushed into the well and raised slogans against the government.When the House was discussing the amendment bill on the Gujarat National Law University, Congress demanded a debate on OBC reservation in local bodies. Speaker Nimaben Acharya turned down the request saying that the party should have moved a request for it earlier. Since the House is in the middle of a discussion, a sudden debate was not possible, she said.The ruckus continued for a while and Law minister Rajendra Trivedi moved a resolution seeking suspension of the MLAs for “indiscipline”, which was passed by voice vote. Other Congress MLAs staged a walk-out in theirsupport. The two-day session of the Assembly endedon Thursday.