TN Assembly descends into chaos, DMK legislators evicted

Chennai: DMK legislators were evicted from the Tamil Nadu Assembly in Chennai today for raising a din after the Privileges Committee condemned DMK president M Karunanidhi.

TN Assembly descends into chaos, DMK legislators evicted

DMK chief Karunanidhi. PTI

Marshals were called to escort the DMK members out after they tore up copies of the committee's report and shouted slogans while massing near Speaker P Dhanapal.

The Privileges Committee had recommended that Mr Karunanidhi should be condemned for attributing comments to a minister who denied making them.

After the resolution accepting the committee's recommendation was passed, Speaker Dhanapal said Mr Karunanidhi should not do such things again. This triggered the DMK fury.

IANS

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Updated Date: Jan 23, 2016 00:03:30 IST

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