Ghulam Nabi Azad, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, said the situation on the border with China in the Sikkim sector is very tense even as he blamed Beijing for the boundary stand-off.
Although the Opposition parties have so far backed the government stance on the issue, they might look to drum up popular sentiment of an armed "solution" to the impasse.
Meanwhile, the polling for the President election is underway at the Parliament and the various state Assemblies.
"The Congress will demand inclusion of petroleum, electricity and real estate in the GST", Surjewala said. "In the name of saviour of cow, the government has become the devourer (Rakshak ke naam par ye sarkar bhakshak ban gayee hai)", Salim said.
The leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha said that earlier "Pakistan would figure in discussions on Kashmir, but now China is mentioned without fail".
White Ferns knocked out of women's Cricket World Cup
Indian women took all the right steps to storm into the semi-finals as they finished as fourth-placed team on the points table . I wish the team the very best for their semi-final match against Australia on July 20th.
The BJP Parliamentary Party Executive will meet on the eve of begining of the monsoon session that will be chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It also paid homage to some of former members of the Houses.
Parliament Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar also has convened an all-party meeting to seek their support for smooth functioning of Parliament.
Both houses of Parliament were on Monday adjourned until Tuesday after making obituary references to members who passed away recently and to victims of Amarnath Yatra terror attack in which seven people were killed.
"This is impossible, unless the government plans to pass all these bills and grants in the din minus any discussion".
The Congress is also contemplating to unite all Opposition parties to raise the GST issue in both the Houses of Parliament to pressurise the government to immediately sit with representatives of industries and businesses and remove their grievances instead of mounting a media campaign to justify the new tax regime.