What: 19 Opposition MPs from the Rajya Sabha have been suspended from the House for the rest of the week on Tuesday.
Why: The reason for their suspension was that they reportedly disrupted the session on Tuesday.
Minister's statement: BJP's Piyush Goyal stated "The decision to suspend opposition MPs from Rajya Sabha was taken with a heavy heart. They kept on ignoring the Chairman's appeals."
Opposition's protest: Opposition MPs in RS have been demanding an urgent discussion on issues like price rise and goods and services tax, or GST, hike for the past many days.