Sumitra Mahajan

TDP MPs demand special status for Andhra, hold protest inside Lok Sabha Speaker's chamber

High drama was witnessed in the Central Hall of Parliament as well as in the Rajya Sabha yesterday when Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MPs protested for the status to Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 6th April 2018

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan threatens to adjourn Lok Sabha sine die if disruptions don't stop

Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday said she would have to adjourn the House sine die midway through the budget session if protests and disruptions didn't stop.

published on : 28th March 2018

Lok Sabha adjourned till noon following opposition protest over Punjab National Bank fraud

Congress raising slogans demanding that Nirav Modi, the key accused in the PNB fraud case, be brought back to India.

published on : 12th March 2018

Government tables amended OBC bill in Lok Sabha

The discussion on the Constitution (123rd Amendment) Bill 2017 had an abrupt end due to heated exchanges between union minister Giriraj Singh and TMC member Kalyan Banerjee.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Triple talaq verdict a step towards justice to women: Sumitra Mahajan

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said she was very happy as a woman with the judgement of the apex court.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Pranab Mukherjee, a guru who taught generations of MPs: Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

Mahajan said Mukherjee has enriched and strengthened parliamentary democracy "with expertise, vast contribution and great wisdom".

published on : 23rd July 2017