Narendra Modi calls meeting of presidents of all parties on 19 June to discuss 'one nation, one election'

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi said that Narendra Modi has also called a meeting of MPs to discuss these issues on 20 June.

Press Trust of India June 16, 2019 15:09:09 IST
Narendra Modi calls meeting of presidents of all parties on 19 June to discuss 'one nation, one election'
  • Modi has invited the presidents of all parties represented either in Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha on 19 June

  • The prime minister has called the meeting to also discuss the celebration of 75 years of India's independence in 2022

  • During the meeting, 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary this year and issues related to aspirational districts will also be discussed

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called a meeting of presidents of all parties represented in Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha on 19 June to discuss the issue of 'one nation, one election', Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi said Sunday.

"The prime minister has called the meeting to also discuss the celebration of 75 years of India's independence in 2022, 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary this year and issues related to aspirational districts," Joshi said after an all-party meeting called by the government.

He said that Modi has also called a meeting of MPs to discuss these issues on 20 June, he said.

Updated Date:

Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

also read

Parliament's Monsoon Session: Opposition to oppose four legislations that 'take away rights of states', says Jairam Ramesh
Politics

Parliament's Monsoon Session: Opposition to oppose four legislations that 'take away rights of states', says Jairam Ramesh

The legislation will be brought in to replace four ordinances — three related to the farm sector and the amendment to the Banking Regulation Act

LS passes FCRA bill, Opposition claims Centre acting as 'Big Brother'; eight RS MPs suspended over farm bills row
Politics

LS passes FCRA bill, Opposition claims Centre acting as 'Big Brother'; eight RS MPs suspended over farm bills row

The draft law seeks to make it mandatory for officer-bearers of NGOS to provide Aadhar numbers at the time of registration and also to bar public servants from receiving foreign funds.

Parliament Updates: LS adjourned till 3 pm tomorrow; House passes bill reducing MPs' salaries, amended Essential Commodities Bill
Politics

Parliament Updates: LS adjourned till 3 pm tomorrow; House passes bill reducing MPs' salaries, amended Essential Commodities Bill

Parliament Updates: The Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020, has been passed in the Lok Sabha, by voice vote. The House has been adjourned until 3 pm on 16 September, 2020