The winter session of Parliament, which begins subsequent month, would be the second-shortest session of the Lok Sabha (the session in 2022 was the shortest at simply 13 classes). It would final barely 19 days, and also will be the final parliamentary session of the seventeenth Meeting earlier than the nation heads for normal elections subsequent yr.
This isn’t an aberration. Knowledge from PRS Legislative Analysis, an impartial institute based mostly in New Delhi that tracks the nation’s legislative work, reveals that shorter winter classes earlier than an election yr are the norm.
The final winter session of the sixteenth Home of Representatives in 2018, which was held earlier than the 2019 normal elections, ran for less than 74 hours. Evaluate that to the primary winter session
First printed: November 21, 2023 | 10:20 pm he
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