After she raised the issue, Sawant threatened her in the Lok Sabha's lobby, saying 'I will see how you roam in Maharashtra,' Rana alleged.
According to the report, he tested positive on March 19. His condition is said to be stable.
Addressing members from both houses of Parliament in the presence of IPU President Durate Pacheco, the speaker also said no parliament should debate laws passed by the legislatures of other nations.
Birla said this collective cooperation is our source of strength. We should strengthen our collective efforts and try to make them even more effective.
Om Birla will address the MLAs of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly during his two-day visit to the state later this month.
Conrad K Sangma called on Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and informed him about the progress of construction of new Meghalaya Assembly building.
On minority affairs, the Hyderabad MP pointed out that there has only been one discussion on the subject since he was been elected as an MP.
The Lok Sabha Speaker said all necessary coronavirus related protocols, including maintaining social distancing and sanitisation, will be followed during the session.
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla announced that food subsidies on canteens for the MPs have completely been withdrawn.
Speaking at the inauguration of the National Youth Parliament 2021, Birla hailed the contribution of the youth in nation-building.
According to the speaker, the government will issue guidelines about the vaccination of parliamentarians before the start of the session.
Birla also said the country cannot be empowered without strengthening the Panchayati Raj institutions and making them more accountable to the people.
The TMC urged Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to disqualify party MP Sunil Kumar Mondal, who switched sides to the BJP in December.
The existing building is a British era building, designed by Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker who were responsible for planning and construction of New Delhi.
Addressing the All India Presiding Officers' Conference at Tent City, he said constitution provides the basis for the functioning of parliament and state assemblies according to people's aspirations.