Desperate to attend Parl? MPs create ruckus in rly station

Parliament of India
New Delhi, Dec 7: Twenty-six members of parliament from UP and Bihar, headed for Delhi to attend the Winter Session of Parliament on Dec 7, created an unacceptable scene at Mughalsarai Junction on Tuesday (Dec 6) night after failing to find the First Class AC coach.

According to a source, Railways authority had failed to attach the First Class Coach to the Patna New Delhi bound Rajdhani Express. MPs threatened the railways officials saying they would raise the issue in parliament as it was a breach of privilege.

Later, MPs were given Second Class AC seats as they had to come Delhi to attend the winter session of parliament on Wednesday (Dec 7) and had to sit in the train through out the journey.

Meanwhile, the MPs claimed that they had sent their reservation for First Class AC blaunerths in advance, but the authorities failed to attach the coach due to some technical issues.

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