Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has expressed hope for a fruitful Monsoon session of Parliament beginning today. The Speaker yesterday said all parties were in favour of having smooth proceedings to debate important issues facing the country.
Talking to reporters after an all-party meeting called by her on the session eve, Ms Mahajan said that all the participants in the meeting had assured that the session will proceed without any disruption. She said, all the parties want to discuss crucial issues like farmers suicides and the security situation.
This monsoon session is the 12th session of the current 16th Lok Sabha. The session will conclude on the 11th of next month subject to exigencies of government business.