Assam Congress MP – Ripun Bora gave a “suspension of business notice” in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
The “suspension of business notice” was forwarded by Assam MP Ripun Bora demanding discussions on rising fuel prices.
The notice has been forwarded by Ripun Bora “under Rule 267 of the Rules of procedures and Conduct of Business in the Rajya Sabha”.
“The skyrocketing prices of petrol, diesel, LPG gas and other essential commodities including medicine have gone unabated and Government failed to control it,” Assam Congress MP Ripun Bora’s notice read.
“As a result, the people of this country of all walks of life have been facing untold sufferings in their day-to-day life. Therefore, “this house should agree to discuss the issue of skyrocketing prices of petrol, diesel, LPG gas and other essential commodities including medicine today by suspending all the business of the house listed for today,” Bora’s notice added.
The Congress has been vehemently protesting against unchecked rise in prices of fuel and other essential commodities.