Parliament Monsoon Session LIVE Updates: Centre calls all-party meet today, Oppn to demand discussion on hike in prices of essential commodities

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The Monsoon Session on Monday began on a stormy note with the Opposition demanding discussion on issues ranging from price rise to unemployment.

On Day 1 of the Monsoon Session of the Parliament, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu adjourned the Rajya Sabha till Tuesday, 11 am amid protests by the Opposition over inflation and GST rate hikes. The House was adjourned even as the Opposition trooped into the Well despite Naidu’s appeals for a peaceful discussion.

Meanwhile, Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned for the day on Monday amid opposition uproar over the issue of price rise and Agnipath scheme. Opposition members trooped to the well of the House as the House reconvened for the afternoon session at 2 pm.