Tag: Assembly Session

Prasad meet with dist chiefs tomorrow part of war with CLP?

Bhubaneswar: Talks of Congress infighting in Odisha has intensified further after Pradesh Congress has called the district presidents to meet on Monday, a day before the meeting of Congress Legislature Party (CLP). Meeting of legislators, which usually takes place a day or two before the Assembly session, has raised many eyebrows, hinting at growing conflict […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Odisha Assembly Monsoon session begins amid row over obituary references

Bhubaneswar: The Monsoon session of Odisha Assembly today kick-started with a controversy over obituary references to former Prime Minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The proceedings of the House began with a minute’s silence after Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik moved the obituary references for the departed souls. Speaking on the motion, CM Naveen said death of […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
Second day of Odisha Assembly session washed away amid ruckus

Bhubaneswar: The second day of the Budget Session of the Odisha Assembly was washed away amid ruckus created by the Opposition parties today. After mourning the death of leaders Priyanath Dey and Ladu Kishore Swain, both the Congress and BJP disrupted the House proceedings as soon as the question hour started. Following disruption, the Speaker […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Bhubaneswar-Cuttack to get Metro rail connectivity: Odisha Guv

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal today said that the State government will attempt to connect the heritage silver city of Cuttack with smart city Bhubaneswar by Metro train. Addressing the inaugural session of the 16th Odisha Legislative Assembly, the Governor said the government will provide interest free crop loans to small and marginal farmers up […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
SP-Cong Can Boycott 48-Hr UP Assembly Session

Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party (SP) is likely to boycott the 48-hour marathon Uttar Pradesh Assembly session proposed by the Yogi Adityanath government to discuss and deliberate the 17-point Charter of the United Nations’ Agenda on Development. The session is scheduled to be held on October 2, on the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Senior […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
UP Creates History With 36-Hour Long Assembly Session

Lucknow: When the marathon Assembly session wound up after midnight on Thursday, the Uttar Pradesh Legislature created a history of sorts. The 36-hour non-stop session, boycotted by the Opposition, discussed development goals and was, significantly, sans any disruptions. A number of Opposition lawmakers revolted against their parties’ decision to boycott the session and were seen […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Odisha Govt Slammed Over ‘Unsafe’ Cyclone Shelters

Bhubaneswar: MLAs of opposition and the ruling party targeted the state government in the Odisha Assembly today by raising questions on the safety of cyclone shelters. Surprisingly, the Revenue and Disaster Management minister Sudam Marndi informed the Assembly that he does not have concrete data on insecure cyclone shelters that need repairing. However, Marndi said […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Winter Session Of Odisha Assembly Before Dec 31
No Question Hour in Odisha Assembly session; House to meet for 4hrs a day

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Assembly will meet for four hours a day during the Monsoon Session beginning September 29, and will have no Question Hour, Speaker SN Patro said on Friday after an all-party meeting. The members, staff and journalists, among others, will be allowed to enter the building only if they test negative for COVID-19, […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Antigen test
Odisha: MLAs To Undergo Antigen Covid Test Ahead Of 2nd Phase Budget Session

Bhubaneswar: All MLAs will undergo antigen tests for COVID-19 to attend the second phase of the ensuing Budget Session of the Odisha Assembly that will begin from March 12. The members who will test negative will be allowed to enter the House and take part in the Assembly proceedings, Speaker Surjya Narayan Patro said. “During […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021