14th session of 11th JS ended
Published: 04:16 PM, 16 September 2021 Updated: 08:44 PM, 16 September 2021
Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban; File Photo
The 14th session of 11th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) was ended today after a total of seventh sittings as the brief session began on the first day of this month following all the necessary health guidelines amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury read out the prorogation order of President M Abdul Hamid.
Jatiya Sangsad leader Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina delivered her concluding speech at the closing session. Deputy leader of the opposition in the JS Golam Mohammad Quader also give his closing speech at the session.
At the closing session, a total of nine bills were placed in this brief session which was ultimately wrap up due to the intensive outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Along with the legal procedure, a total of 32 important notices under section 71 of the rules of procedure were received.
During the question-answer session, only 389 questions were answered by the ministers under different ministries with some 584 questions were received for the session.
Besides this, a total of 24 questions were received for Prime Minister’s question-answer session where only 16 questions were answered by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Before concluding the session, Bangabandhu’s address on the occasion of the International Mothers Language Day on February 21, 1971, was also displayed and broadcasted at the JS session room recalling the struggle of the great leader of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for the freedom of the Bangalee nation.
Before reading out the prorogation order, the Speaker thanked all the MPs of treasury and opposition benches.
Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury also thanked all the MPs, officials, journalists, law enforcers and fire service and civil defense personnel for their services for smoother holding the parliament session.