Congress Meeting: Winter Session of Parliament (Winter Session Of ParliamentCongress has prepared its strategy to surround the government. In the meeting of the party’s Parliamentary Strategy Group at the residence of Congress Parliamentary Party chief Sonia Gandhi, it was decided that it would demand a debate on three issues in the House. Along with this, the Congress has announced to oppose 3 of the 17 Bills listed for this session.
Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh said that the Congress will demand a debate in the House on the issue of ongoing tension along the Line of Control with China, poor condition of the economy and interference of the government on the autonomy of constitutional institutions. Jairam said that there has been tension on the border with China for 22 months but there was no debate on this issue in Parliament. Jairam Ramesh also said that in the meeting of Congress leaders for the Parliament session, from Morbi bridge accident to AIIMS server failure, cyber crime cases, tension between the judiciary and the government, from air pollution to the killing of Kashmiri Pandits, there are many issues. Issues were discussed.
Kharge will also discuss with the leaders of other parties
Jairam told that Congress President and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge will discuss the strategy of the session with the leaders of other parties. In this way, the Congress has made it clear that Kharge will continue as the Leader of the Opposition in the upcoming Parliament session. Earlier, Kharge had handed over his resignation from the post of Leader of Opposition to Sonia Gandhi under the rule of “one person one post” after being elected Congress president.
Along with this, Jairam Ramesh said that Congress is in favor of caste census. Jairam also told that the Congress will demand a discussion on reconsideration of the existing EWS reservation. Clarifying the Congress’s stand on reservation for Economically Backward Classes (EWS), Jairam said that we are in favor of EWS reservation but it should be for all communities.
The session will run from December 7 to December 29
The winter session of Parliament will run from December 7 to December 29. During this there will be 17 meetings. Jairam Ramesh said that 17 bills are listed during the session, out of which Congress will oppose 3 bills and demand to send them to the standing committee. These bills are Biological Diversity Amendment Bill, Multi State Cooperative Societies Amendment Bill, Forest Conservation Amendment Bill.
Other leaders including Mallikarjun Kharge, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhary, KC Venugopal, P Chidambaram, Jairam Ramesh, Manish Tiwari were present in the meeting held at Sonia Gandhi’s residence. According to Congress sources, many party MPs including Rahul Gandhi will stay away from the winter session due to Bharat Jodo Yatra. However, after the Yatra reaches Delhi around December 22, it is possible that Rahul Gandhi will be seen in Parliament in the last few days of the session.
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