January 6, 2018
Trinamool plays role of a responsible Opposition in Parliament winter session
The session began with Members of Parliament (MP) staging a protest on December 18 inside the Parliament complex against the proposed Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill. Another protest was organised on December 21 against linking of Aadhaar to various social sector schemes.
Inside the Parliament, the party MPs spoke on important issues like delaying of the introduction of the anti-people FRDI Bill, leakage of sensitive data related to Aadhaar, stubble burning in north India, renewable energy and supplementary demands for grants.
Here is a summary of the happenings during the first week in Parliament
During the second week, on December 27, Trinamool MPs protested inside the Parliament premises against the silence of the Centre on the killing of innocents.
Sudip Bandyopadhyay spoke on the decrease in the interest rates of small savings schemes, castigating the Government for harassing the common man.
Here is a summary of the happenings during the second week in Parliament
During the third week of Parliament, Trinamool Congress MPs spoke up for the empowerment of women and on the state of the economy.
Here is a summary of the happenings during the third week in Parliament
All in all, it was a fruitful three weeks of Winter Session for Trinamool Congress, with the party playing the role of a responsible Opposition.