JAMMU: Chairman, Legislative Council, Hajji Anyat Ali in exercise of the Powers conferred on him under Rule-16 of the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in Jammu & Kashmir today adjourned the House sine die. In his brief speech, the Chairman expressed gratitude to all the members for conducting the House in a smooth manner. He informed that 403 Starred Questions were received from the members, out of which 356 Questions were taken up. Accordingly 189 Un Starred Questions were received out of which 169 were taken up during the session. He said that 4 Short Term Questions were received of which 2 were taken up. Likewise 13 Private Members’ Resolutions were received of which 7 were discussed in the House.
He further informed that 27 Resolutions were received, of which 13 were taken up for discussion and two Resolutions were passed. Chairman said that 90 Calling Attention Notices were received, out of which 41 were taken up. He said that under rule 60-A, 4 Resolutions were received out of which Half an Hour discussion were held on one Resolution. He said that under Rule 51-A, 16 Resolutions were received of which 7 were discussed. Hajji Anayat said that 21 Bills were received and accordingly passed by the House.
The Chairman appreciated the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, Leader of Upper house, Naeem Akhtar, Council of Ministers and all the members of the House for their timely guidance in running the proceedings of the House. He also thanked the Chief Secretary, B B Viyas, administration, staff of Council Secretariat including Secretary, print and electronic media, police, security, and others for their cooperation in maintaining the smooth functioning of the House.
Hajji Anyat praise special thanks for Information Department for their entirely working for dissemination of proceedings of the House to the media in shortest time. Sajjad Ahmad Kichloo in his speech appreciated Chairman for giving ample time to all the members in raising their public interest issues of their respective areas. He also appreciated him for making the proceedings of the House successful. Sajad Kichloo also hailed the efforts of the media both print and electronic for giving wide coverage to the proceedings of the current Budget session.
Ghulam Nabi Monga hailed the Chairman for conducting smooth proceedings of the House and also appreciated for the mail service about the information regarding Business being provided to the members in advance. He also hailed the media persons for providing better coverage during the session. Naresh Kumar Gupta appreciated the efforts of the Chairman and his staff for ensuring smooth running of the house. He also thanked to Doordarshan, Radio and Information Department for their active role in coverage of the budget session 2018-19 and also thanked private media as well.
Ramesh Arora appreciated the Chairman and other members for creating and maintaining the healthy atmosphere of the House and also for maintaining the decorum of the house. He also appreciated the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti for her attending the House. Zaffar Iqbal Manhas also spoke and commended the role of all members for their maintain discipline and to raise public important interest issue in the House cutting a cross of all political differences. He also hailed government for giving 3 percent reservation to the Pahari speaking community.