Congress a destructive opposition says BJP

New Delhi,August 4:As Congress president Sonia Gandhi and other party leaders protested against suspension of their MPs, BJP Parliamentary Party today accused it of being a destructive opposition and passed a resolution against its obstructionist and anti-development policies.

Earlier today,Congress MPs led by Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi sat on a dharna to protest the Speaker Sumitra Mahajan's decision to suspend 25 of their MPs from Lok Sabha.

The ruling party lashed out at Ms.Gandhi for calling it a "black day for democracy" and raked up the imposition of Emergency to criticise it.

With the main opposition party unrelenting on its demand for the resignation of Union Minister Sushma Swaraj and Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh Chief Ministers Vasundhara Raje and Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

BJP said, there was "no basis" for such a demand and the parliamentary party stands with them.

Congress has become a "destructive" opposition party, Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi told reporters after the meeting.