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JK Assembly adjourned for half an hour

Scuffles, fighting marks the beginning of proceedings in Assembly

Jammu, Feb 01 (KNS): Amid uproarious scenes and Hula Bula the Speaker Assembly Kavinder Gupta here on Wednesday adjourned the house much before the question hour could be started as soon as the assembly was about to start proceedings the leader of the opposition and National Conference working president Omar Abdullah stood up and sought clarifications from the Speaker on his ruling over expunging of the remarks of the Chief Minister on Article 370 and Chief Ministers personal appearance in the House for clarification of her statement on Article 370.
According to KNS correspondent covering the Assembly proceedings, the opposition created ruckus in the Assembly and most of the members went into the well of the house seeking immediate clarifications from the speaker and personal appearance of the Chief Minister.
The Speaker Assembly adjourned the House for half an hour but much before the opposition members started stepping out from the house the Forest Minister Chowdhary Lal Singh entered into a verbal duel the National Conference MLA Mohammad Akbar Lone following which both the opposition and treasury benches started scuffling with each other and most of the members were seen pulling out mikes from the desks.
The House looked like a battle field. (KNS)