Between heated arguments interspersed by abusive language, the legislators started pushing and pulling one another and exchanged fisticuffs. In the process, Minister of State for Women and Child Welfare Wadhvani and Thakore sustained injuries. The Minister was seen with a plaster over her left hand and the Congress lawmaker had a fully-bandaged left leg.
Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel alleged that it was Thakore who attacked the BJP members, but Congress leader Shaktisinh Gohil claimed BJP members tried to strangulate him.
Later, Leader of the Opposition Shankersinh Vaghela held a meeting with the Congress' and BJP's women legislators along with chief whip Pankaj Desai to take stock of the incident.
Dhanani alleged that the ruling party was avoiding a proper reply on the suicide by farmers in the state, adding that the government could not escape responsibility dismissing the suicides as caused by other reasons rather than crop failure.
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