Assembly session may shorten by including Saturday as sitting day

Assembly session may shorten by including Saturday as sitting day

Written By: / Friday, 22 February 2019 16:28

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Imphal, Feb 22,

The ongoing 7 session of the 11 Manipur Legislative Assembly which began on February 20 and scheduled to have sitting till March 20 is likely to be shortened by having sitting on Saturday too.

Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, who is also the leader of the house while drawing the attention of the house said that as the Lok Sabha Session is likely to be held in the first week of March, the government may face difficulties in taking up government affairs if the code of conduct has been enforced.

Opposition leader also accepted the proposal of the leader of the house to shorten the session by having sitting on Saturday.

Speaker Y. Khemchand after listening to both the leaders of the treasury and opposition bench said that a meeting of the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) will be held this evening and the matter to shorten the Assembly session will be considered.  

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