Privileges committee to probe 'pepper spray' incident
Posted on Feb 16 2014 | IBNS
New Delhi, Feb 16 : Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has referred the pepper spray attack incident, which had rocked the Lower House last week, to the Parliament's Committee of Privileges for investigation, reports said on Sunday. The Parliament witnessed a dark day in its history as the issue of introduction of the Telanaga Bill triggered ruckus and even the use of pepper spray by parliamentarians which led to the suspension of 16 Andhra Pradesh MPs on Thursday.
Three parliamentarians were even rushed to hospital.