Delhi BJP wants 10-day National Assembly session | Latest Delhi News
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has urged the Delhi assembly speaker to hold at least a 10-day session, arguing that the two-day session, due to start on July 29, is insufficient to discuss issues regarding the national capital.
House Speaker Ram Niwas Goel said two days was “sufficient”, but did not rule out extending the session if necessary.
Delhi Assembly Opposition Leader Ramvir Singh Bidhuri, who is also the BJP Member of Parliament for Badarpur, said: “Since the constitution of the Delhi Seventh Assembly, Question Time has not occurred only once. And now, in the two-day session, a short question hour is organized…. In a two-day session, members will hardly have time to ask questions or raise important issues. We have asked the President to extend the duration of the session.
Rohini’s BJP MP Vijender Gupta, who is the former head of the party’s unit in Delhi, said: “There are a lot of issues that need to be discussed, for which sufficient time should be allotted. This two-day session is just a formality. the [10-day] the session can be held by adhering to the Covid-19 protocols. “
Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel said: “Two days is enough to discuss all issues if they are carried out peacefully without any protest from the opposition party. They can ask their questions in the assembly. If necessary, the session can be extended. It has happened in the past. “