New Delhi, Feb 3: Congress on Sunday issued Whip for all its Members of Parliament, to remain present in the House on February 4 onwards, without fail.
The three-lined whip is issued by Chief Whip Jyotiraditya Scindia, asking Congress MPs to be present from February 4 to 8 when the discussions and passing of Motion of Thanks on President address and the interim Budget would be taken up.
All MPs of Congress in the Lok Sabha are requested to kindly remain present In the House from 1100 hrs onwards till the adjournment of the House on February 4, 5, 6. 7, and 8 without fall and support the party stand and this may be treated as 'most important', the Whip said.
A whip is issued to ensure party discipline in a legislature. This usually means ensuring members of the party vote, according to the party platform or other accepted policy views shared by the party. (UNI)