Bhopal: Government to demand extended monsoon assembly session in August

The Leader of the Opposition in the state assembly has also agreed with the suggestion. “On this basis, we will write a letter to the Governor demanding that the assembly session be called in August,” said HM Narottam Mishra.

Staff ReporterUpdated: Friday, July 08, 2022, 02:43 PM IST
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Home minister Narottam Mishra |

BHOPAL (Madhya Pradesh): The state government will make a demand to the governor to extend the assembly session that is scheduled to start from July 25. Government spokesperson and Home Minister Narottam Mishra said that the session of the Legislative Assembly in the state is from July 25. At the same time, apart from Janpad Panchayat, Zila Panchayat, there are also elections for the Presidents of Municipality Council.

The Leader of the Opposition in the state assembly has also agreed on the suggestion. “On this basis, we will write a letter to the Governor demanding that the assembly session be called in August,” said Mishra.

The BJP also proposed to the Leader of the Opposition to demand extension of the date of counting of votes to be held on July 18. BJP said that that the voting for the President was also scheduled on the same day. Home Minister Narottam Mishra said that on July 18, voting for the President is to be held. The MLAs will be in Bhopal to vote for the Presidential elections.

The counting of votes for the second phase of urban body elections is to be held on the same day.

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