New Delhi, July 27:
The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day on Monday after condoling the death of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Kalpataru Das. Das, 65, passed away on Saturday after a prolonged battle with cancer. He was also the BJD vice-president.
Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Hamid Ansari also condoled the death of two former members of the house, Republican Party of India leader R.S. Gavai and Congress leader Bijoy Krishna Handique. (IANS)