The employees' organisations, both backed by the opposition Left parties and ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have slammed the decision and demanded withdrawal of the circular.
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said she had received notices from at least 6 MPs seeking no trust vote against the Narendra Modi government and was duty-bound to put it to the consideration of the House
"Who knows better than the Bharatiya Janata Party leaders about syndicates? Your( Narendra Modi’s) party is a syndicate that peddles in religious extremism. It is a syndicate of corruption"
He said Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javedakar would give a detailed reply on the matter.
Soon after the proceedings of the House began, Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu called the newly elected and nominated members to take the oath of office.
Mahajan said she had received notices from at least six MPs seeking no trust vote against the Narendra Modi government and was duty-bound to put it to the consideration of the House.
Lots of issues have to be discussed. I expect all the political parties to cooperate and let the session function smoothly," Modi told reporters in the Parliament complex
In response to slogans asking him to go to Pakistan, Shashi Tharoor asked: "Who has given them the right to decide that I am not Hindu like them and I don't have the right to stay in the country?"
Bharathi had filed the petition for a directive to the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) to register a case on his complaint he had lodged in March last and hold an inquiry into it
A notice of no-confidence motion can be moved only in the Lok Sabha with support from at least 50 MPs