The Monsoon Session of Parliament will begin from Monday, on September 14, 2020.
This will be the first Parliament session being held amid the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Therefore all safety measures have been taken to conduct the session as per guidelines issued for Covid-19.
The fourth session of 17th Lok Sabha and 252nd Session of Rajya Sabha is scheduled to be held on 14 September and subject to exigencies of Government Business, may conclude on 1 October.
There will be a four-hour session for each House each day (9 am to 1 pm for Rajya Sabha and 3 pm to 7 pm) for Lok Sabha.
But on the first day only i.e. on 14 September of the Lok Sabha will meet in the morning session.
The session will see other measures like seating MPs in a staggered way in chambers of both Houses, as well as galleries to maintain physical distancing norms, introduction of mobile app for registering of MPs’ attendance and seats separated with poly-carbon sheets in the House.
The Zero Hour will be there and the un-starred questions will be laid on the table.
The Session will provide a total of 18 sittings spread over a period of 18 days (all the days including Saturdays and Sundays of the ensuing session will be working days) and a total of 47 items, which include 45 Bills and 02 Financial Items have been identified for being taken up during the Monsoon Session.