Speaker Surjya Narayan Patro announced the sine die adjournment of the Session amid ruckus by opposition over a host of issues. The Session was scheduled to continue till April 9.
Earlier in the day, there was chaos in the House during the passage Odisha Lokayukta (Amendment) Bill, 2021.
Three Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs- Bishnu Charan Sethi, Mohan Charan Majhi Jayanarayan Mishra were suspended from the Session for allegedly hurling shoes at the Speaker’s podium in the House.
The Annual State Budget was presented and as many as nine bills including the Odisha Lokayukta (Amendment) Bill, 2021, were passed during the Session.
Notably, the first phase of the Budget Session began on February 28 and continued till February 28, while the second phase of the Budget Session started on March 12.