Press Esc to close
Tuesday 06 December 2016
News updated at 1:43 PM IST
Weather
Max: 29.4°C
Min : 19.6°C
In Bengaluru
Partially cloudy

Members can have meals happily on happy occasion: Kamal Nath

New Delhi, Aug 29, 2013 (PTI)
 Kamal Nath
As the Lok Sabha sat till late tonight to consider the Land Acquisition Bill, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad raised the issue of dinner for members, prompting Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath to invite them for meals after the bill is passed.

Yadav and Prasad rose to raise the issue of dinner saying it was getting late and there should be arangement for members of the lower house.

Finance Minister P Chidambaram and Nath whispered that dinner was being served in room 70 at first floor of the Parliament House building.

Later, Nath rose to make a formal announcement that members can have meals "happily" on the happy occasion of passage of the bill after the House is adjourned.

On one occasion, Speaker Meira KUmar told members to have patience as they will be served fresh meals.

After the House was adjourned for the day, most of the members, however, preferred to go home than have dinner in Parliament House.

 

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
A woman walks past a portrait of J. Jayalalithaa, Chief Minister of the southern state...

A woman walks past a portrait of J. Jayalalithaa, Chief Minister of the southern state...

A cleaner machine cleans Dal Lake during heavy fog in Srinagar on Monday...

A cleaner machine cleans Dal Lake during heavy fog in Srinagar on Monday...

Artists paint graffiti on a wall to promote cleanliness in Civil Line in Gurugram on Monday...

Artists paint graffiti on a wall to promote cleanliness in Civil Line in Gurugram on Monday...

Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016...

Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016...

Bollywood actress Rekha performs during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016 in Mumbai...

Bollywood actress Rekha performs during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016 in Mumbai...

Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Daisy Shahi during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016...

Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Daisy Shahi during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016...

India's Srinidhi Shetty after being crowned as Miss Supranational 2016 title in Poland...

India's Srinidhi Shetty after being crowned as Miss Supranational 2016 title in Poland...

Migratory Siberial sea gulls flying at Sangam during a cold and foggy morning at Sangam...

Migratory Siberial sea gulls flying at Sangam during a cold and foggy morning at Sangam...

Trainee soldiers undergoing obstacle trainings during a media visit to Army Service Corps....

Trainee soldiers undergoing obstacle trainings during a media visit to Army Service Corps....

The trainee soldiers undergoe obstacle trainings during a media visit to Army Service Corps....

The trainee soldiers undergoe obstacle trainings during a media visit to Army Service Corps....

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523