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Northeast diverse, action plan needed to address challenges: Lok Sabha Speaker

Itanagar, May 12: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla Thursday emphasised the need to prepare an action plan for the diverse northeastern states to address their challenges and achieve sustainable development. The multiplicity of topographical features and different tribal communities are significant challenges, which, however, is somewhat offset by the multifarious strengths of the northeast, he said. Highlighting its strengths, the Speaker said the diligence, hardworking ethos, and talent of the people of the region can be harnessed to overcome the challenges . The Lok Sabha Speaker was addressing the inaugural...
North East

Laws should be made after thorough debate & discussion: Lok Sabha Speaker

Guwahati, April 11: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Monday said laws should be made after thorough debate and discussion, incorporating the needs of aspirational sections of the society. He also suggested that public representatives across the country should refrain from raising petty political issues during Question Hour in parliament rather than talking about matters of national importance. Inaugurating the 8th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (India Region) Conference at Assam Legislative Assembly, Birla said the primary responsibility of legislature is to fulfill hopes of the people. Talking about B R Ambedkar...