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Rajya Sabha passes bill giving extra powers to LG; Opposition levels walkout

Picture Supply : RAJYA SABHA Rajya Sabha passes bill giving extra powers to LG; Opposition levels walkout Rajya Sabha on Wednesday handed the Authorities of Nationwide Capital Territory of Delhi (Modification) Invoice, 2021, amid scenes of opposition members strolling out in protest. The bill, which was handed in Lok Sabha on Monday, seeks to make it clear that the "authorities" in Delhi means the "Lieutenant Governor". The bill additionally makes it necessary for the Aam Aadmi Get together-led Delhi authorities to take the opinion of the L-G earlier than any govt motion. Calling it a 'unhappy day for Indian democracy', Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal stated that his authorities will proceed...