Bihar Assembly Elections 2010

VALEDICTORY REMARKS: 222ND SESSION

MR. CHAIRMAN: Hon’ble Members, the 222nd Session of the Rajya Sabha comes to a close today. Being a shorter Budget Session, it was principally devoted to the Financial Business of the Government. The Session began with the Address of the Respected Rashtrapati ji to both the Houses of Parliament assembled together on 21.02.2011 and was […]

Statement of the Chairman at the conclusion of the 212th Session

Hon. Members, the Winter Session which was the 212th Session, commenced on the 15th November, 2007. The Session, as scheduled, comes to an end today, the 7th December, 2007. The Session had 17 sittings in all and the House sat for more than 84 hours. During the Session, more than 18 hours were lost on […]

Statement of the Chairman at the conclusion of the214th Session

Hon’ble Members, Hon. Members, the 214th Session of Rajya Sabha comes to a close. I have directed the Secretary-General to make available statistical information regarding this Session. This has been a difficult year. The nation has faced unprecedented and heinous terrorist attacks. We also faced serious economic crisis, globally and nationally. 2008 would also go […]

Statement of the Chairman at the conclusion of the 215th Session

Hon’ble Members, The 215th Session of Rajya Sabha comes to a close. It commenced on 12th February 2009 with the Rashtrapatiji’s Address to both the Houses of Parliament. The Address was discussed in the form of Motion of Thanks which spread over two days and lasted for more than nine and a half hours. The […]

Statement of the Chairman at the conclusion of the 216th Session

MR. CHAIRMAN: Hon’ble Members, the 216th Session of Rajya Sabha comes to a close. It commenced on 4 June, 2009 with the Rashtrapatiji’s Address to both the Houses of Parliament. The Address was discussed in the form of Motion of Thanks which was spread over three days and lasted for more than fif teen hours. […]

Statement of the Chairman at the conclusion of the 217th Session

MR. CHAIRMAN: Hon’ble Members, the 217th Session of Rajya Sabha comes to a close today. It commenced on 2nd July, 2009 and was largely devoted to the financial business of the Government. In addition to the Government business, this Session provided rich opportunity to the Members to discuss several issues of importance. Working of six […]

Statement of the Chairman at the conclusion of the 218th Session

MR. CHAIRMAN: Hon’ble Members, the Two Hundred and Eighteenth Session of Rajya Sabha comes to a close today. It commenced on 19th November, 2009. A fair amount of legislative business was transacted and useful discussions were held on questions of public concern. Some of the matters discussed at great length in the course of Calling […]