Apart from the finance bill which was presented on Februray 1st, some of the other bills that will be tabled include the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (Amendment) Bill, National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID) Bill, Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, Electricity (Amendment) Bill, Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill.
I've repeated that there was discussion threadbare in the House on farm laws. It is a wrong impression being created that there was no discussion. With regard to voting, people may have their own arguments but every party had completed their part & made suggestions: RS Chairman pic.twitter.com/qkyFAUq9fK— ANI (@ANI) February 2, 2021
President has referred to farmers' agitation in his address. I wanted the discussion to start today but I was told that the discussion first starts in Lok Sabha. Keeping this in mind we have agreed to have a discussion on President's address tomorrow: RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu— ANI (@ANI) February 2, 2021
TMC MP Sukhendu Sekhar Ray & DMK MP Tiruchi Siva have given suspension of business notice in Rajya Sabha over ongoing agitation of protesting farmers against three farm laws.— ANI (@ANI) February 2, 2021
“I am sure that because of the way in which we have designed it and also monitoring the qualitative expenditure that we are planning, it will definitely give us that required multiplier for the economy,” Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told in her exclusive interview with Network 18 Editor-in-chief Rahul Joshi.
Nirmala Sitharaman Says Surprised By Farmers' Protests, PM Willing to Look at Modifications | In an exclusive interview with Network18 Editor-in-Chief Rahul Joshi, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman spoke about the farmer's agitation, among several other issues, reiterating what the government has been saying for long, that it wants farmers to come to the table and talk about their points of concern. Read the full story here.
A recent update reveals that the following ministers will be laying their papers on the table in parliament today
1. Shri Shripad Yesso Naik For Ministry Of Ayush;
2. Shri Raj Kumar Singh For Ministry Of Power;
3. Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey For Ministry Of Health And
Family Welfare; And
4. Shri Anurag Singh Thakur For Ministry Of Finance.
From the allocation of sufficient time to all members of the parliament to urging them to learn the art of speaking in brief, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu made a fervent appeal to the leaders of various parties at an all-party meeting to ensure the smooth and effective functioning of the House during the Budget Session.
A total of 16 Opposition parties boycotted the President's address in solidarity with the farmers protesting the new farm laws. The 16 Opposition parties including the Congress, the NCP, Shiv Sena, DMK, Trinamool Congress, CPI, CPI-M and RJD have also demanded a probe into the violence on Republic Day in Delhi.