President summons Parliament on January 29

NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind had summoned Parliament to meet on January 29. Subject to contingencies of business, the session is scheduled to conclude on April 6. The session will commence with President’s address in the Central Hall at 11 am on January 29. Shortly after the President’s speech, Lok Sabha will be convened and the President’s address and the Economic Survey of India will be tabled. Later, the Rajya Sabha will meet briefly to lay President’s address and the Economic Survey. There will be no sitting on January 30 and 31. The general budget will be presented on February 1. Since last year, the Railway Budget has been merged in the general budget. In all there will be 31 sittings. (Agencies)