Mon, Jul 25, 2016, 12:53 PM
Congress Member of Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma raised the issue of Private Member Bill submitted by K.V.P. Ramachandra Rao, for special status to Andhra Pradesh. He said that the Bill should be discussed today. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) deliberately scuttle the Bill by putting it 14th on the agenda from 1st position, he observed. They later made a ruckus in the House just to see that the Bill does not come up for voting, he pointed out. Upon which, Deputy Chairman of RS Kurien clarified that the Bill be taken up on August 5th.