Articles by PRS Team - August, 2019

The first session of the newly-elected Lok Sabha ended earlier this week. While public attention is mostly focussed on the change in the special status of Jammu and Kashmir; other significant legislative business was also transacted during the session. The tone and...
In Modi’s first Lok Sabha term, about 900 private member bills were introduced in Parliament but not even 2 per cent of these bills were discussed. The speed with which the BJP government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi has passed bills – from laws on triple...