Press Esc to close
Thursday 25 May 2017
News updated at 10:17 AM IST

Members can have meals happily on happy occasion: Kamal Nath

New Delhi, Aug 29, 2013 (PTI) 22:50 IST
 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
Soliders carry mortal remains of martyred soldiers -- Havaldar Girish Gurang, Rifleman Rabin...

Soliders carry mortal remains of martyred soldiers -- Havaldar Girish Gurang, Rifleman Rabin...

LJP activists celebrate after Indian Army destroyed Pakistani army posts across the Line of...

LJP activists celebrate after Indian Army destroyed Pakistani army posts across the Line of...

Muslim women hold banners to protest against 'Tripple Talaq' system in Surat...

Muslim women hold banners to protest against 'Tripple Talaq' system in Surat...

Members of All J&K Contractual Lectures (10+2) forum shout slogans during a protest against the...

Members of All J&K Contractual Lectures (10+2) forum shout slogans during a protest against the...

Members of Special Police Officers' Welfare Society during a protest rally in Guwahati on...

Members of Special Police Officers' Welfare Society during a protest rally in Guwahati on...

People from Tribal communities during a protest against Chota Nagpur Tenancy Act (CNT) and...

People from Tribal communities during a protest against Chota Nagpur Tenancy Act (CNT) and...

Street Vendors protest outside the Ranchi municipal corporation in Ranchi on...

Street Vendors protest outside the Ranchi municipal corporation in Ranchi on...

Family members during the last rites of godman Chandraswami at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on...

Family members during the last rites of godman Chandraswami at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on...

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar along with the Indian cricket team at the screening of film...

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar along with the Indian cricket team at the screening of film...

A mahout bathes his elephant on a hot summer day in Ajmer, India...

A mahout bathes his elephant on a hot summer day in Ajmer, India...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2017, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523
Powered by Yodasoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.