Ruckus in House over AG Opinion on Chit Fund Scam Debate

Bhubaneswar, Nov 29: Odisha Assembly witnessed ruckus during the beginning of question-hour in the House over Advocate General's opinion not to allow a debate on chit fund scam in the House.

The opposition members shouted slogans against the government and the AG demanding his resignation for giving such suggestion to the government as soon as the House met today.

Protesting the AG's opinion, the BJP members walked out of the House and following which Speaker Niranjan Pujari adjourned the House till 3 pm.

Yesterday, the opposition members had stalled the House after Speaker refused to have a discussion on the floor about chit fund scam consulting the AG. According to AG, the ponzi scam can not be discussed as it is a matter of sub judice.

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