UPA wins vote on FDI

UPA wins vote on FDI

The UPA government today won voting on FDI in retail in Lok Sabha with 253 votes against 218. Motion on FEMA moved by TMC’s Saugata Roy was also negated in Lok Sabha. 254 members voted in favour of FEMA amendments as opposed to 224 against it. There were 471 MPs present in the house at the time of voting. 43 were absent, Congress got support from SP,BSP,RJD & DMK also (which is not part of UPA). ADMK, TMC, BJD went against the congress.

  • Congress- 206
  • NDA- 152
  • SP-22
  • BSP-21
  • DMK-18
  • Left -24
  • RJD-04
  • JDS-03
  • ADMK-09
  • TMC-19
  • BJD-14
  • Others -22