However, the government pushed two bills - The Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill and The Specific Relief (Amendment) Bill, for passage amid this din and the House passed them with a voice vote without debate.
It also seeks to amend Section 2A of the Act so as to empower the government to notify the period of maternity leave in case of female employee as deemed to be in continuous service in place of existing twelve weeks.
Guillotine is a tool whereby a fixed time is allotted for discussion for each ministry.
The government on March 14 got the Union Budget 2018 passed without any discussion in the Lok Sabha. Appropriation Bills... If you don't consider (them), Rajya Sabha will beocme irrelevant. It also provided for methodology for valuation of capital gains.
"The only noteworthy change is that of allowing the indexation benefit to shares which were unlisted as on January 31, 2018 but are listed on the date of transfer which happens to be on or after April 1, 2018", Wadhwa said.
The functioning of both houses of Parliament has been stalled since the second half of the Budget session began on March 5 as opposition parties raised issues ranging from India's biggest bank fraud to division of Cauvery river water and special package to Andhra Pradesh.
But, when the House reassembled at noon, protests continued and no official business could be taken up.
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Warner claimed de Kock had said something personal about his wife, while South Africa claimed Warner had got personal first. Smith denied after the second Test that he tried to coax Rabada into a mis-step that would land him in strife again.
The amendments moved by Revolutionary Socialist Party member NK Premachandran and Congress' Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury were also negated by voice vote while the government amendments were accepted.
The two bills passed by the house amid the chaos were The Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill and The Specific Relief (Amendment) Bill. While members of Congress, TMC, TDP, YSR Congress and TRS were in the Well raising slogans and holding placards, Left MPs were seen standing at their seats and raising slogans.
More worryingly, this is not the first time that the BJP seems to have taken its absolute majority as the licence to run its writ in the Parliament, subverting the country's democracy.
The government used the "guillotine" process, by which all outstanding demands are put to vote at once whether or not they have been discussed.
The Congress leader alleged that the government's allies were coming in the well of the house and creating disruptions. On Monday, the Aam Aadmi Party too joined the protests in Rajya Sabha, demanding an end to the sealing drive in Delhi.
Neither Lok Sabha nor Rajya Sabha has transacted any substantial business in the past eight days.