Vital Stats

Parliament functioning in first session of 17th Lok Sabha

The Budget Session of Parliament was held from June 17, 2019 to August 7, 2019.  This was the first session of Parliament after the elections for 17th...

17वीं लोकसभा का प्रोफाइल

542 निर्वाचन क्षेत्रों के अंतिम नतीजे घोषित किए जा चुके हैं। एक निर्वाचन क्षेत्र- तमिलनाडु के वेल्लोर में चुनाव स्थगित कर दिया गया है। 303 सीटों के साथ भाजपा ने 17वीं लोकसभा में...

Profile of the newly elected 17th Lok Sabha

The final results for 542 constituencies have just been declared.  Elections to one constituency – Vellore in Tamil Nadu, were postponed.  BJP with 303 seats has...

Functioning of 16th Lok Sabha (2014-2019)

The 16th Lok Sabha held its sessions between June 2014 to February 2019.  During the 16th Lok Sabha, 133 Bills were passed and 45 Ordinances were...

Parliament functioning in Winter Session 2018

The Winter Session of Parliament ended on January 9, 2019.  The session had 20 scheduled sittings, of which 17 were held.  Further, Rajya Sabha met for an additional day...

Parliament in Monsoon Session 2018

The Monsoon Session of Parliament concluded on August 10, 2018.  The session had 18 scheduled sittings (July 18, 2018 to August 10, 2018), out of which one day was...

Parliament in Budget Session 2018

The Budget Session of Parliament had 30 sittings which were divided in two parts; the first part consisted of 7 sittings, and the second part of 23 sittings. * ...

Performance of MPs in the 16th Lok Sabha

The Monsoon Session of Parliament concluded on August 11, 2017.  This marks the end of the third year of the 16th Lok Sabha.  In this context, this note analyses data...

Parliament functioning in the Budget Session 2017

Budget Session 2017 has been one of the more productive sessions for both Houses during the 16th Lok Sabha. In addition to passing the Union Budget, Parliament spent significant time on legislative and other debates. 34% of total expenditure...

Parliament functioning in the Winter Session 2016

Winter Session 2016 has been one of the least productive sessions for both Houses in the last 15 years, with repeated disruptions on the issue of demonetisation of currency. While eight Bills were introduced in this session, only two were passed...