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Parliament Live: Rahul Joins Protest Over E Ahamed's Death | February 6, 2017, 3:35 PM IST
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New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has joined the protest at Parliament complex over the controversy surrounding IUML MP E Ahamed's death.

Meanwhile, Congress MPs have moved an adjournment motion in the Lok Sabha over the issue.

Ahamed had collapsed in parliament a day before the budget was present and subsequently died in hospital. Protestors alleged that the government kept the circumstances around his death and time of death secret.

Stay tuned for live updates:

Feb 6, 2017 3:35 pm (IST)

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Feb 6, 2017 3:32 pm (IST)

Gandhi ji, Indra ji sacrificed their lives for the nation. Who came from your house? Not even a dog: Mallikarjun Kharge

Feb 6, 2017 3:29 pm (IST)

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Feb 6, 2017 3:29 pm (IST)

You are very good in your speeches. But words will not fill empty stomachs: Kharge

Feb 6, 2017 2:27 pm (IST)

The government wants to divide people in the name of Sanatan Dharm. The government emotionally blackmails people in the name of God: Mallikarjun Kharge

Feb 6, 2017 2:08 pm (IST)
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Government should bring back the smiles of millions of people who have been crying due to demonetisation: Mallikarjun Kharge

Feb 6, 2017 2:03 pm (IST)

Mallikarjun Kharge speaks on motion of thanks to President’s speech on January 31

Feb 6, 2017 1:20 pm (IST)

BJP MP Virendra Singh speaking in Lok Sabha

Feb 6, 2017 1:16 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends Lok Sabha proceedings 

Feb 6, 2017 1:03 pm (IST)

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 02:00 pm

Feb 6, 2017 1:02 pm (IST)

1 lakh 40 thousands villages have become open-defecation free in just two years: Mahesh Sharma

Feb 6, 2017 12:40 pm (IST)

More than 1 crore people accepted PM Modi’s little request and returned their gas subsidy: Mahesh Sharma

Feb 6, 2017 12:35 pm (IST)

We would have been happy if the Opposition had also supported PM Modi on his fight against Black money: Mahesh Sharma

Feb 6, 2017 12:33 pm (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi knew that the election is in 2 months but still he went ahead and took the decision of note ban for the sake of the country: Mahesh Sharma

Feb 6, 2017 12:31 pm (IST)

In 3,000 villages in Uttar Pradesh there was no electricity in 2011-12, by 2015-16, 18,000 villages had electricity. This is the work of our government, says Mahesh Sharma

Feb 6, 2017 12:29 pm (IST)

Dr Mahesh Sharma, BJP MP speaks on the plans and issues amidst the ruckus in Lok Sabha.

Feb 6, 2017 12:28 pm (IST)

House convenes, Congress and Left MPs stage walkout. 

Feb 6, 2017 12:18 pm (IST)

CNN-News18 speaks exclusively to Ahamed's daughter Fauzia

Feb 6, 2017 12:13 pm (IST)

When the Speaker disallowed the issue from being raised during Question Hour, the protestors said it was against democratic norms.

Feb 6, 2017 12:12 pm (IST)

Meanwhile, the Opposition members have been demanding a probe into the manner in which the death of Ahamed was "handled" by the government, alleging that he had died soon after being rushed to the hospital but it was announced much later.

Feb 6, 2017 12:03 pm (IST)

People in Kerala are very angry over the incident. It’s unfair to not to allow family in hospital to visit. We want government to inquire the matter and give report in a week: Shashi Tharoor on E Ahmad Death 

Feb 6, 2017 11:40 am (IST)

E Ahamed's family claims the were traumatised by the kind of treatment the hospital meted out to the family. CNN-News18 speaks exclusively to Ahamed's daughter Fauzia:

- We as family are really unhappy because of the injustice shown to my father at the hospital

- When we came in we were given bits and pieces of info on my father’s condition

- We were waiting there for hours and all his family and friends was trying to help us but the hospital did not, they didn’t discuss what procedures they were gonna follow for my father

- After several hours of waiting when my brothers tried to get in and see him they told us finally that when he’ll be wheeled out you can see him

- We were kept waiting again

Feb 6, 2017 11:21 am (IST)

Lok Sabha adjourned till 12pm over posters protesting govt's attitude on EAhmad’s death 

Feb 6, 2017 11:19 am (IST)

Sumitra Mahajan is speaking on E Ahmad in Lok Sabha 

Feb 6, 2017 11:16 am (IST)

Lok Sabha Resumes

Feb 6, 2017 11:13 am (IST)

Prakash Javrekar to CNN-News18: We treated E Ahmad as well as possible, one day adjournment was done to mourn him, whatever needed to be done has been done.

Feb 6, 2017 11:12 am (IST)

Parliamentary committee should be constituted and those found guilty after inquiry should be punished: Mallikarjun Kharge 

Feb 6, 2017 11:09 am (IST)

Govt will answer if issue raised. They are trying to politicise it. Doctors did their best; don't understand what is the issue? Venkaiah Naidu 

Feb 6, 2017 11:07 am (IST)

All mess was created by govt for presenting budget on the same day: N. K. Premachandran

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