In a mounting attack on the Narendra Modi government over Adani saga, almost all the opposition parties, following a meeting at the chamber of the Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, in the parliament building today, decided to raise the demand for a discussion on the report by US-based short-seller Hindenburg Research on Adani Group companies, and a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe in both the houses, sources said.
They decided to not allow any other business in the parliament, sources further said. Discussion on Motion of Thanks to the President's Address is scheduled to be taken up in both houses today.
Parties that were present in Mallikaarjun Kharge's chamber for the opposition meeting to chalk out a strategy on allegations of fraud against the Adani Group, which has tanked the stock market, included Congress, MK Stalin's DMK, Sharad Pawar-led NCP, K Chandrashekar Rao's Bharat Rashtra Samithi, Nitish Kumar's JD(U), Samajwadi Party, CPI(M), CPI, Kerala Congress (Jose Mani), JMM, RLD, RSP, AAP, IUML, RJD, and Shiv Sena.
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