first_imgNew Delhi: The Congress on Wednesday walked out of the Lok Sabha, demanding that Prime Minister Narendra Modi make a statement on US President Donald Trump’s claim on Kashmir mediation. The Lower House witnessed vociferous protests from opposition parties over the issue. “We want to hear the facts from the horse’s mouth. What is wrong in this demand. We want that the prime minister should come and give a statement,” Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said. Also Read – Uddhav bats for ‘Sena CM’As opposition parties were shouting slogans in the well, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla gave them time to raise the issue. However, when Defence Minister Rajnath Singh stood for the reply, the Congress staged a walkout from the House demanding a reply from the prime minister. Chowdhury said people want to know what transpired between the US President and the Prime Minister Modi in Osaka in June. He said under the Shimla agreement, Kashmir is a bilateral.last_img