M Venkaiah Naidu

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu calls for 'Jan Andolan' to conserve water

The Vice-President also suggested to municipal authorities to make rainwater harvesting mandatory for every new building.

published on : 12th November 2020

Multi-pronged strategy in farming needed: M Venkaiah Naidu

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu called for multi-pronged efforts to make agriculture sustainable and profitable.

published on : 8th November 2020

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, PM Narendra Modi wish various states on their statehood days

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also made a series of tweets wishing the people of various states that are marking their statehood or formation days on Sunday.

published on : 1st November 2020

PM Modi, President Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Amit Shah pay tributes to Sardar Patel

PM Modi is on a two-day visit to Gujarat, the first time since the COVID-19 outbreak and the subsequent lockdown in March, to mark Rashtriya Ekta Diwas.

published on : 31st October 2020

Vice President Naidu tests positive for COVID-19

'The Vice President of India who underwent a routine COVID-19 test today morning has been tested positive. He is however, asymptomatic and in good health,' the Secretariat tweeted.

published on : 29th September 2020

Naidu allows Parliamentary Affairs Minister to lay all papers together due to COVID-19 restrictions

As per the usual practice, ministers lay official papers and statements listed against their names when the Chair calls them one after the other.

published on : 16th September 2020

Day to thank teachers who prevented academic disruption amid pandemic: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu also paid tributes to ountry's second president S Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary.

published on : 5th September 2020

Social distancing, bacteria-killing device and 10 screens: Parliament readies for monsoon session

After a detailed examination of multiple options discussed, both Naidu and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla decided on using the chambers and galleries of both the Houses under the prevailing conditions.

published on : 16th August 2020

CRPF Raising Day: Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu, PM Narendra Modi hail 'safe keepers of nation'

The minister praised the force for ensuring the security of the country as he said without security there can be no peace, no development and no unity.

published on : 28th July 2020

Virtual Parliament sessions impractical: Trinamool Congress bats for online meetings of panels

MP Derek O'Brien said that according to the rules of Parliament, the decision of the presiding officers is final when it comes to deciding on the procedure for the functioning of these committees.

published on : 22nd July 2020

45 newly-elected Rajya Sabha MPs take oath, chairman Venkaiah Naidu urges them to uphold rules

The new members, including 36 first timers, took the oath of office in the Rajya Sabha chamber while following physical distancing norms.

published on : 22nd July 2020

Rajya Sabha rejects MPs’ demand on virtual meetings scheduled on July 10

During a meeting with Naidu, Rajya Sabha officials pointed out that committees have been meeting without the quorum for years.

published on : 9th July 2020

RS Chairman Naidu urges new members to make good use of opportunity

He reminded the new members that it is an honour to be in Rajya Sabha, an institution founded on the principle of federalism that guides lawmaking and governance in the country.

published on : 20th June 2020

President asks governors, LGs to engage Red Cross, religious bodies to contain COVID-19 spread

Addressing governors and LGs through a video conference, the President expressed hope that the Indian society's inherent strength of 'sharing and caring'.

published on : 27th March 2020

Rajya Sabha adjourned till March 11 amid Opposition uproar over Delhi riots

As soon as the proceedings of the House began, RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu appealed to treasury benches and Opposition to find a meaningful solution for proper functioning of Rajya Sabha.

published on : 6th March 2020
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