RS Chairman reviews preparation for Parliament session

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Published: August 16,2020 03:32 PM
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August 16, 2020: Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has directed full preparedness by third week of August for Monsoon session of the Parliament.

August 16, 2020: Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has directed full preparedness by third week of August for Monsoon session of the Parliament. The Rajya Sabha Secretariat informed that the work is in progress at fast pace for ensuring several additional installations in prescribed time like four large display screens in the chamber of the House:





Another 6 small screens in 4 galleries of House, audio consoles in galleries, ultraviolet germicidal irradiation, special cables connecting two Houses for transmission of audio-visual signals, polycarbonate sheet separating Official Gallery from chamber of the House are also installed.





All these arrangements mark the first of its kind session to be held in compliance with the social distancing norm under the Coronavirus induced restrictions. Rajya Sabha Chairman M.Venkaiah Naidu and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla at a meeting on July 17, after detailed examination of options for holding Monsoon Session decided on using chambers and galleries of both Houses for enabling the session under prevailing restrictions.