Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla Monday stated all Covid-related protocols shall be adopted throughout the Monsoon Session of parliament scheduled to start from July 19. He stated those that haven’t been vaccinated in opposition to coronavirus shall be requested to bear an RT-PCR take a look at earlier than coming into the parliament premises throughout the session.
Addressing a press convention within the parliament advanced, Birla stated 323 MPs have been absolutely vaccinated in opposition to the virus, whereas 23 haven’t been capable of take their first jab as a consequence of some medical causes.
Birla stated each the Houses will sit concurrently and proceedings will begin from 11 am. The Monsoon Session of parliament will start from July 19 and conclude on August 13.
Since the pandemic started, three classes of Parliament had been curtailed whereas the winter session final yr needed to be cancelled. The Monsoon Session, which often begins in July, had begun in September final yr owing to the pandemic scenario.