Parliament of India
Government of India, on Monday, said that winter session of the Parliament had been cancelled due to COVID-19 outbreak and the decision was taken keeping the safety of parliamentarians in mind. Responding to the statement, Congress said that no prior consultation was done before taking this major decision.
Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi, in a letter said that all political parties favoured cancelling the winter session of parliament and had agreed to re-open in January 2021 for the budget session.
I demand a session to discuss farm laws, which are the core of the on-going farmers protest; there is an urgent need to amend the newly introduced farm laws, said Adhir Ranjan Chaudhary (Congresss Lok Sabha leader).
?Winter months are very crucial for managing the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic; there is a constant rise in new cases, Delhi to be specific, Joshi replied to Chaudhary’s remarks.
Joshi urged Chaudhary to cooperate with the government’s decision of scrapping the winter session and said that government would have the next session of parliament at the earliest.
Several veteran Congress leaders including Gulam Nabi Azad, Jairam Ramesh and others had asked for a session at the earliest to discuss farm laws, economy and Indo-China standoff.
September 30, 2022 | Nagpur News | नागपुर समाचार | Hindi News Bulletin | Nation Next
Shashi Tharoor is capable of bringing Congress back in power, says Congress leader Ashish Deshmukh
Former MLA and Member of Parliamentary Board, MPCC Dr Ashish Deshmukh speaking about the nomination filed by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for the post of Congress President on Friday, said, “Dr Shashi Tharoor is a popular Congress MP who has done remarkable work for the nation at the international level. It’s very welcoming thing that the election of Congress President is being done in a democratic manner. This is an important step for decentralisation in the party and the future of Congress is bright. Soniaji and Rahulji Gandhi contributed a lot to strengthen the party.”
Congress leader Deshmukh added, “This is an important step taken by the Congress elites for the elections in a democratic manner so that the party can take a higher flight. Dr Shashi Tharoor has cordial relations with everyone in the party; he has the ability to give a new direction to the party. I believe that he will be able to handle the responsibility of bringing the Congress to power in the country by taking the party forward with new strength. If he seriously deals with issues like unemployment, industry, agriculture, inflation then Congress will have fruitful days. By doing transparent politics, he will definitely convey the thought of Congress to the people at the grassroots level. If you want a rejuvenated, bigger and dynamic Congress party, Dr. Shashi Tharoor is the right candidate. He has the open support of Congress delegates in 12 states and is getting the support of Congress leaders and activists from all over India. He will be elected for sure.”
Deshmukh informed that Tharoor would be visiting Nagpur on October 1 and 2 to hear out all thoughts of Congress delegates.
Nagpur citizens to revel The Raaas Garba next year!
Since The Raaas enchanted and enthralled Nagpur with its quality garba in its first year in 2018, the demand for encore has been reverberating the city. To cater to the huge public demand, the organisers of the king of garbas have decided to continue The Raaas next year on. Like its first year, The Raaas Garba will be presented to Nagpur in association with Nation Next in 2023. Mahesh Kukreja, the key organiser said, “Because of some reasons, we, earlier, thought of giving the event a break.”
He added, “Then COVID-19 struck the world. Now we plan to continue it from next year onwards. While I express my gratitude to Nagpurians to make the event a huge hit, I request the city’s garba revellers to not get fooled as a few garbas are falsely claiming to be The Raaas. We’ll be back next year for sure!”