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Winter Session Of Odisha Assembly From Nov 20, Supplementary Budget On First Day

Bhubaneswar: The Winter Session of the Odisha Legislative Assembly will commence from November 20, a notification released by the Assembly secretariat informed on Wednesday. The schedule stated that the Supplementary budget for the State will be tabled on the first day of the session, i.e. on November 20. The sittings will continue till December 31, […]

Column: ‘Missing in Action’: MLAs, Ministers Make Mockery of Assembly Proceedings

By Sandeep Sahu The excuses ranged from the laughable to the bizarre. “The debate took place between 1-3.30 pm, which is peak lunch time. So there is nothing unusual about the fact that some MLAs had gone to the lobby to have lunch. Many of them are diabetic and can’t miss lunch. But they followed […]

I Am Sorry, Says Odisha Speaker SN Patro To LoP Pradipta Naik

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Assembly Speaker Surjya Narayan Patro on Tuesday tendered an apology in the House for not allowing Leader of Opposition Pradipta Naik to raise the issue of lady PEO death and immediately adjourning the House yesterday. “I could not understand what the LoP was saying and I am sorry for that,” Patro said in […]

Cong Ridicules Odisha CM For His Absence During Major Issue

Bhubaneswar: Opposition Congress on Thursday took potshots at Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for remaining absent in the Assembly during a discussion relating to his home portfolio, referring to his direction to the BJD MLAs to ensure full attendance in the House. Congress Legislature Party leader Narasingha Mishra made the comment while resenting reply to a […]

Lady PEO Death Issue Takes Odisha Assembly By Storm Again

Bhubaneswar: The second day of Winter Session of the Odisha Assembly continued to witness uproarious scenes with the Opposition creating pandemonium over probe into death of Haridaspur lady PEO Smitarani Biswal. Soon after the commencement of House proceedings today, Congress legislators created noise by shouting slogans in the middle of the House following which the […]

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Odisha Assembly's Winter Session To Begin On November 13

Bhubaneswar: The winter session of the Odisha Assembly will commence from November 13 and continue till December 19, a notification issued by the Assembly Secretariat said. Of the total 30 working days, 21 days have been earmarked for official business. Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari will present the first supplementary statement of expenditure for the year […]