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TERRORIST ACTION IN VARANASI

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1795: tabled on 10 March 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 50 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House offers its deepest sympathy and sincere condolence to the 80 victims, and their families and friends, of the unprovoked terrorist attack on the religious capital of Hinduism, the Holy City of Varanasi on 7th March; condemns the action of the cross-border terrorist group Lashkar-E-Qahab, who have claimed responsibility; and salutes the government of India for its dignified and principled response to the Varanasi outrage.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 19 April 2006
Southend West
Brokenshire, James
Conservative
Signed on 23 May 2006
Hornchurch
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2006
North East Bedfordshire
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 March 2006
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 March 2006
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2006
Gower
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2006
Leyton and Wanstead
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2006
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2006
Keighley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2006
Hendon
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2006
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 15 March 2006
Foyle
Fraser, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 20 April 2006
South West Norfolk
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 20 April 2006
Chesham and Amersham
Gove, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2006
Surrey Heath
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 March 2006
Portsmouth South
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 19 April 2006
North East Hertfordshire
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 April 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 2006
Wealden
Holloway, Mr Adam
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2006
Gravesham
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2006
Orpington
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2006
Chorley
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2006
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2006
Barnsley Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2006
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 March 2006
Hereford
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 3 May 2006
Ealing, Southall
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 15 March 2006
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 2006
Mid Worcestershire
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2006
Wolverhampton South West
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 March 2006
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2006
Hayes and Harlington
McIntosh, Miss Anne
Conservative
Signed on 20 April 2006
Vale of York
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2006
Mansfield
Murrison, Dr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 9 May 2006
Westbury
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2006
Nottingham South
Soulsby, Sir Peter
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2006
Leicester South
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 2006
East Devon
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 2006
Gosport
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2006
Finchley and Golders Green
Wallace, Mr Ben
Conservative
Signed on 5 June 2006
Lancaster and Wyre
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 20 April 2006
Upminster
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 2006
Leominster
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 March 2006
East Antrim

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.