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Lok Sabha Speaker Forms Panel To Probe Bhagwant Mann
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July 25 , 2016 , 11:25 IST
[caption id="attachment_208905" align="aligncenter" width="700"] The Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday advised Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwant Mann to not attend the Parliament until a decision is made in the Parliament security breach video made by the MP.[/caption]
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday formed a nine member panel to probe Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwant Mann's breach of security posting a video of Parliament's interiors.
"A nine member committee to probe and submit its report to the house over AAP MP Bhagwant Mann's video," Sumitra Mahajan informed the house.
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The speaker also advised Mann not to attend the House for remainder of session until a decision is arrived.
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The AAP MP from Punjab stoked a controversy on Thursday after he shot a video clip of his journey from home to Parliament House, including movement past various security check points, and posted it on the social media, drawing flak from various quarters for putting Parliament complex security in danger.
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However, he apologised to the Lok Sabha Speaker and removed the video from Facebook.
Defending self Bhagwant Mann later said " my intention was not to put Parliament's security at risk,I just wanted to make an educational video."
My intention was not to put Parliament's security at risk,I just wanted to make an educational video: Bhagwant Mann pic.twitter.com/IySOidET9I