New Parliament Building Row: 19 parties have boycotted the inauguration ceremony of the new parliament building. Do you know who are among the parties supporting the opening ceremony? Apart from the parties of the NDA folder, other parties are also included in this list in support of the inauguration of the new Parliament House. These parties are likely to participate in the inauguration ceremony of the new Parliament House on May 28.
These teams will attend the opening ceremony
- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
- Shiv Sena (Eknath Shinde faction)
- National People’s Party (NPP)
- Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP)
- Sikkim Revolutionary Morcha (SKM)
- Rashtriya Lok Janshakti Party (RLJP)
- Apna Dal (Sonilal)
- Republican Party of India (RPI)
- Tamil Manila Congress
- All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK)
- All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU)
- Mizo National Front (MNF)
- Yuvajana Shramik Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP)
- Telugu Desam Party (TDP)
- Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)
- Biju Janata Dal (BJD)
The Tamil Nadu-based India Makkal Kalvi Munnetra Kazhagam (IMKMK), founded by Devanathan Yadav, is also likely to attend the inauguration ceremony of the new Parliament building.
19 parties including Congress, AAP, TMC issued joint statement
On Wednesday, 19 opposition political parties, including Congress, AAP and TMC, issued a joint statement saying they would boycott the inauguration. He says that instead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Draupadi Murmu should inaugurate the new Parliament House.
In response to a joint statement by the opposition parties, the NDA said that their (opposition) decisions in the last nine years have repeatedly shown little regard for parliamentary procedures.
These 19 parties have boycotted the inauguration ceremony
- Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK)
- Janta Dal United)
- Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
- Nationalist Congress Party (NCP)
- Shiv Sena (Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray)
- Marxist Communist Party (CPI)
- Samajwadi Party (SP)
- Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)
- Communist Party of India (CPI)
- Trinamool Congress (TMC)
- All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM)
- Indian Union Muslim League
- Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
- National Conference
- Kerala Congress (Mani)
- Revolutionary Socialist Party
- Viduthlai Chiruthigal Katchi (VCK)
- Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK)
- All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF)
- National Lok Dal.
PM Modi also targeted the opposition parties
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took a veiled dig at the opposition parties as he arrived at Delhi’s Palam airport after concluding his three-nation tour to Japan, Papua New Guinea and Australia. He addressed the Indian community in Sydney which was attended by thousands of Indians. PM Modi said that not only the Prime Minister of Australia, Anthony Albanese, but also the country’s former Prime Minister and opposition leader were present together on one platform for the sake of their nation.