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Lok Sabha adjourned over uproar on demonetization

Updated: Dec 01, 2016 13:40 IST
New Delhi [India], Dec. 1(ANI): The Lok Sabha was adjourned on Thursday for the dayfollowing an uproar by opposition members over the demonetisation issue.

As soon as the house started, Trinamool Congress leader Sudip Bandopadhya highlighted the IndiGo flight carrying West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee being made to circle over Kolkata airport for 30 minutes while being short on fuel.

Congress leader Mallikarujun Kharge said that, "When there is no fuel, it is the duty of ATC to have allowed landing of Mamata Banerjee's flight,"

Minister of State Jayant Sinha said that the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) will probe why three flights approaching Kolkata, including the one carrying West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, were made to wait for landing at the airport while being low on fuel. low fuel.

"We are determined to conduct a full enquiry," Sinha said. (ANI)