December 6, 2014
Joint Statement by leaders of nine Opposition parties in Rajya Sabha
The opposition today issued a joint statement seeking a resolution in Parliament to condemn union minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti’s hate speech at a rally in Delhi on Sunday.
The statement was signed by Anand Sharma (Indian National Congress), Ram Gopal Yadav (Samajwadi Party), Derek O’Brien (All India Trinamool Congress), Sharad Yadav (Janata Dal United), Mayawati (Bahujan Samaj Party), Sitaram Yechury (CPIM), Tiruchi Siva (DMK), D Raja (CPI), Vandana Chavan (NCP).
Full text of the statement: