During the Question Hour on Wednesday in the Lok Sabha, probably 20 questions were asked in the last few years and the ministers answered them. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla congratulated the members and ministers on this. During the Question Hour in the House, all 20 questions listed in the list of oral questions were asked and supplementary questions were also answered. In these, the answers of the questions for which the original questioners were not present in the House were laid by the concerned Ministers on the Table of the House.
Terrorist incidents have not happened: Rajnath
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said on Wednesday that since the removal of most of the provisions of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir, terrorist incidents have been negligible and the situation in the state is becoming increasingly normal. The Defense Minister said that the situation in Kashmir is fast becoming normal.
Tharoor raised questions on economy figures
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor said that at the moment in the economy, we are going through a crisis of credibility of data in front of the world. The government itself is constantly changing its figures. The government’s Chief Economic Advisor has questioned raising GDP growth figures from 6.7% to 8.2%. Tharoor asked if the government would conduct a review of the data collection process through independent experts. Our economic success should be based on reliable data.
Rajya Sabha paid tribute to former member Kailash Joshi
Expressing grief over the death of former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and former member Kailash Joshi in the Rajya Sabha. Joshi died on 24 November at the age of 91. Members also observed some moments of silence in Joshi’s honor.
Increased use of Hindi in government work: Minister
Jitendra Singh, Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office, said on Wednesday that since the formation of the government under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the use of Hindi language has increased in government work. This information was given in response to supplementary questions of Giridhari Yadav and Rama Devi during the Question Hour in the Lok Sabha.
When the Speaker of the Lok Sabha gave information about the birthday of Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi, members thumped the table and congratulated him.