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Rajya Sabha adjourned for an hour as mark of respect to Oscar Fernandes

Tribune News Service

New Delhi, November 29

Winter Session of Rajya Sabha, after commencing here at 11 in the morning on Monday, was adjourned for an hour as a mark of respect to sitting member Oscar Fernandes who passed away in September.

The House also mourned the death of ex-members KB Shanappa, Chandan Mitra, Hari Singh Nalwa, Monika Das and Abani Roy.

Earlier, newly elected members of the House took oath in the presence of chairman M Venkaiah Naidu.

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