demanded that the reservation facility should be denied to
tribals after conversion to other religion.
Raising the issue during two-hour long Zero Hour, he said
that the population of Christians has increased in the North
East, Odisha and Chhattisgarh because of conversion.
S R Vijayakumar (AIADMK) demanded that the Centre should
Rajesh Ranjan (expelled RJD member) raised the issue of
inter-linking of rivers in Bihar to save the state from the
disaster of flood and drought.
He also said that construction of dams in certain parts
of the state would help mitigate the risk of flood.
Md Salim (CPI-M) said that 36,000 farmers have committed
suicide in past three years due to financial distress.
He demanded that the Government should waive farm loans
and provide Rs 5,000 pension to old farmers.
Hari Narayan Rajbhar (BJP) demanded setting up of a
Commission for farmers.
Santokh Singh Chaudhary (Congress) demanded that the
Goods and Services Tax (GST) on sports goods should be reduced
to 5 per cent, saying several units in Jalandhar were facing
closure because of high incidence of tax.(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)