Suresh Prabhu, other ministers observe day long fast over budget session washout

Apr 12, 2018, 14:58 IST | Mid-day online desk

"It was unfortunate that Parliament's budget session was not allowed to work. In protest of this, we are sitting fast," Prabhu said

Suresh Prabhu Suresh Prabhu/ File Pic

Over the recent washout of the Budget session of Parliament, Union Minister Suresh Prabhu and several other ministers on Thursday observed a day-long fast. The BJP's protest also includes Vijay Goel, Anant G Geete, and Uma Bharti.

"It was unfortunate that Parliament's budget session was not allowed to work. In protest of this, we are sitting fast," Prabhu told reporters.

"Glad to join my colleagues in the call to observe fast given by Hon. PM @narendramodi Ji against continuous disruptions of Parliament by opposition parties," he said in a tweet.

The BJP MPs countrywide are observing similar protests in their constituencies.

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