By Our Correspondent
BHUBANESWAR: Congress MLA from Koraput district, Tara Prasad Bahinipati know for his pro-active role inside Odisha Assembly during sessions, on Wednesday created funny scenes forcing the Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik responding also in funny way.
When the members entered the House and seated, the senior Congress MLA Bahinipati asked “ All you are Happy Toh” while response was ‘Big Yea’ while the Chief Minister Patnaik entered the House, the Congress man asked ‘Are you Happy Sir’ , surprisingly, Patnaik responded by signalling his head.
As soon as Patnaik arrived in the House for the winter session of the Assembly, Bahinipati known for his sarcastic remarks against the state government asked the chief minister whether he was happy.
“Sir Apana Khusi Ta..(Sir, are you happy),” Bahinipati asked Patnaik in the House before the commencement of the proceedings. Patnaik also promptly responded to the Congress MLAs question and said: “Mu Bahut Khusi (I am very happy).”
After the Chief Minister responded, all members were delighted and laughed. When asked Bahinipati said “usually Chief Minister has smiling face but today, I thought , a bit of depression on him, so asked, added he.
The short conversation between Bahinipati and Patnaik evoked humour in the House with members bursting into laughter.
Replying a reporters question outside the House, Bahinipati said: “I asked the question to the chief minister whether he was happy because I found him not in a cheerful mood. I have no other intentions.”