New Delhi. The chairmanship of two key parliamentary committees could be out of the hands of Congress, including the Committee on Home Affairs and the Committee on Information Technology. Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary has written a letter to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla alleging that the chairmanship of the Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology is being withdrawn from the Congress. In a letter written on Wednesday, Chaudhary said he was surprised to learn from Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi that the Congress had decided to withdraw the chair of the Standing Committee on Information Technology.
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- Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary raised the question
- Opposition to the attempt to seize the presidency
Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary raised the question
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor is the Chairman of the Committee on Information Technology. He alleged that this was against the established tradition, which had been consistently followed by governments till now. Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said, “The government should understand that discussions and discussions in important bodies like departmental standing committees should encourage cooperation beyond norms and party sentiments. Questioning the intention behind this move, the Congress leader said that a similar approach is being adopted in the Rajya Sabha as well.
Opposition to the attempt to seize the presidency
Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary said that reference is being made to the dwindling numbers of the Congress in the Upper House in this regard. According to sources, the Leader of Opposition in the Upper House, Mallikarjan Kharge, has written a letter to the Leader of the House, Piyush Goyal, opposing the Congress’s attempt to capture the chairmanship of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs. Let us tell you that Abhishek Manu Singhvi of Congress is currently the Chairman of the Standing Committee on Home Affairs.