New Delhi: Amidst uproar by the opposition over Rafale deal, the Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 2:30 PM. The issue continued to disrupt the last day of the Parliament's monsoon session with the joint opposition mounting attack on the Narendra Modi-led government.
Rajya Sabha adjourned over Rafale row
As the day began, several opposition parties held a protest near the Gandhi statue inside Parliament over the Rafale deal.
The row has remained dominant over the last several months, including the monsoon session of the Parliament .
The National Democratic Alliance government signed the deal with France-based Dassault Aviation to purchase 36 Rafale jets in 2016. The Congress party has time and again cornered the government over the defence pact, alleging irregularities in it and demanding the government to disclose the price of the jets.