Madhya Pradesh assembly

MP Assembly session may be curtailed after five MLAs contract COVID

The session started on February 22 and was scheduled to end on March 26.

published on : 16th March 2021

Madhya Pradesh Freedom of Religion Bill, 2021 passed in Assembly

"Under the new Bill, forcing religious conversion on someone will attract one to five years of imprisonment and a minimum Rs 25,000 fine," said Narottam Mishra, State Minister.

published on : 8th March 2021

Madhya Pradesh Assembly passes anti-conversion bill 

The ordinance penalised religious conversions by misrepresentation, allurement, use of threat of force, undue influence, coercion, marriage or by any other fraudulent means.

published on : 8th March 2021

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan defends references to PM Modi in Governor's address

Chouhan said that Modi was a leader with a global stature and said his leadership galvanized people from all walks of life to fight against the coronavirus outbreak.

published on : 26th February 2021

Madhya Pradesh MLAs flout COVID rules in Assembly premises

The violators included BJP MLAs Usha Thakur, Ramesh Mendola, Yashpal Singh Sisodiya and former health minister Ajay Vishnoi.

published on : 24th February 2021

Fuel price rise: Congress MLAs ride bicycles to MP Assembly complex

Demanding a rollback of the fuel prices, Sharma said MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan should also now ride a bicycle.

published on : 22nd February 2021

BJP's Girish Goutam unanimously elected Speaker of Madhya Pradesh Assembly

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan moved a proposal in the House to elect Gautam as the Assembly's Speaker.

published on : 22nd February 2021

BJP MLA Girish Gautam files nomination for Madhya Pradesh Assembly Speaker's post

Madhya Pradesh BJP MLA Girish Gautam on Sunday filed his nomination papers for the post of the state Assembly's Speaker.

published on : 21st February 2021

MP Assembly session postponed by fudging COVID-19 figures: Congress

Significantly, the three-day session (December 28 to 30, 2020) was postponed on December 27 following an all party meeting chaired by Pro Tem Speaker Rameshwar Sharma.

published on : 25th January 2021

Winter session of MP Vidhan Sabha postponed by manipulating actual COVID-19 facts, alleges Congress

Congress writes to Pro Team Speaker to bring breach of privilege motion against 3 senior health dept officials over postponement of Assembly’s winter session in December 2020.

published on : 24th January 2021

Madhya Pradesh Assembly's winter session postponed after over 60 officials test COVID positive

Earlier in the day, Assembly Protem Speaker Rameshwar Sharma told reporters that 61 employees and officials of the state Assembly secretariat have tested coronavirus positive so far.

published on : 27th December 2020

61 Madhya Pradesh assembly staff, 5 MLAs test positive for COVID-19 on eve of session

Protem Speaker of MP Assembly Rameshwar Sharma said that the MLAs and their personal staff had been asked to undergo coronavirus test before the session began.

published on : 27th December 2020

Madhya Pradesh bypolls: Voting for 28 Assembly seats begins

An official said that it is for the first time in Madhya Pradesh that bypolls are being held in as many as 28 Assembly seats in the 230-member House in one go.

published on : 3rd November 2020

SC asks MP assembly Speaker to apprise about pending disqualification petitions

Counsel appearing for Vidhan Sabha secretariat said that they have been served the copy of petition Monday evening only and three weeks be given to them to respond.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Madhya Pradesh Assembly clears finance bill, adjourned sine die

While 78 MLAs were present in the House during the one-day session, 23 attended it virtually, an official said.

published on : 21st September 2020
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