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Parliament Live: Rahul Joins Protest Over E Ahamed's Death

News18.com | 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.

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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.

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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 

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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

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Parliament Live: Rahul Joins Protest Over E Ahamed's Death
A TV grab of Congress protests outside Gandhi statute

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.

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