New Delhi: Monsoon Session of Parliament is scheduled to begin from September 14 and conclude on October 1. There will be no leaves on weekends. Along with no question hour session.
The attendees have to follow the necessary coronavirus protocols, including getting tested for Covid-19 within 72 hours.
Top government sources told ANI, ‘the Monsoon Session of Parliament is to be held on a daily basis with no break even on the weekends’
Proceedings of both houses will be held on a daily basis. On day one (September 14), Lok Sabha will be held from 9 am to 1 pm while Rajya Sabha proceedings will be held from 3 pm to 7 pm.
After September 14, Rajya Sabha will sit in the first half from 9 am to 1 pm and Lok Sabha’s processing is scheduled from 3 pm to 7 pm, ANI reported.
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