Performance of Departmentally Related Standing Committees (DRSCs) in the 17th Lok Sabha upto Budget Session 2020

June 1, 2020 admin@admin.com

The concept of Departmentally Related Standing Committees (DRSCs) was introduced in 1989 to help the Parliament to study the matters closely.  Presently, 24 DRSCs function (16 Lok Sabha Committees and 8 Rajya Sabha Committees).  Each Committee has 30 Members (20 from Lok Sabha and 10 from Rajya Sabha), nominated by the Speaker of the Lok […]

Performance of MPs in the 13th Session of 16th Lok Sabha – At a Glance

January 26, 2018 admin@admin.com

Thirteenth Session of the 16th Lok Sabha was held from 15th Dec 2017 to 5th Jan 2018.  This Session had 13 sittings.  The performance at a glance is given in this graphics. Productivity During the session, Lok Sabha worked for 78% of its scheduled time, while Rajya Sabha worked for 54%. So far in the […]

Review of performance of MPs till the end of Monsoon Session 2017 (12th Session) of 16th Lok Sabha

September 7, 2017 admin@admin.com

Overall performance of Lok Sabha The twelfth session (Monsoon Session 2017) of the 16th Lok Sabha was held between 17th July 2017 and 11th August 2017.  During the 19 sittings of the twelfth session, the Lok Sabha conducted business for 76 hours and 41 minutes. During this Session, the Lok Sabha lost 29 hours and […]

Performance of celebrities in Parliament till the end of Monsoon Session 2017

August 30, 2017 admin@admin.com

Performance of our celebrities in the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha till the end of Monsoon Session 2017 (till 11th August 2017). If the celebrities cannot perform in the Parliament, do we need to nominate them. The parties in power may nominate people who can contribute more to Parliament proceedings. Performance of various states, political […]

Analysis of performance of MPs group-wise till the end of Part I of Budget Session 2017 – Interesting facts

March 7, 2017 admin@admin.com

We furnish below an analysis of the performance of our Lok Sabha Members up to the end of Part I one of Budget Session 2017.  The data relates to the period from 1st June 2014 to 9th February 2017.   The second part of Budget Session starts on 9th March 2017.  Hence, we are releasing […]

Winter Session (2016) of Parliament – A Complete Washout

January 4, 2017 admin@admin.com

The Winter Session 2016 of the Indian Parliament was a disastrous one, causing disappointment to all the voters who had elected their representatives.   This winter session (2016), with repeated disruptions on the issue of demonetisation of currency, was the least productive session for both Houses (Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha) in the last 15 years.   […]

TOP 10 CLUB of Lok Sabha upto the end of Part I of Budget Session

April 13, 2015 admin@admin.com

We have been analysing the performance of the individual MPs on three parameters viz. (a) debates, (b) private members bills and (c) questions.  It is also important to know the Top 10 performers, till the close of Part I of the Budget Session 2015.  16th Lok Sabha commenced its business on 4th June 2015 and […]

Top 10 performers of Lok Sabha upto Part I of Budget Session – Maharashtra and Kerala perform well; West Bengal’s poor show

April 12, 2015 admin@admin.com

The fourth Session (Budget Session 2015) of 16th Lok Sabha commenced on 23rd Feb 2015.  The first Part of the Session ended on 20th March 2015.  The Second Part will start on 20th April 2015 and go upto 8th May 2015. Performance of Lok Sabha The first sitting of the 16th Lok Sabha commenced on […]

Performance of Tamil Nadu MPs till the end of Winter Session 2014

January 2, 2015 admin@admin.com

The Third Session of Parliament (Winter Session 2014) ended on 23rd Dec 2014.  The 16th Lok Sabha commenced its business on 4th June 2014.  Till the end of Winter Session, the Parliament functioned for 55 days.   The Lok Sabha functioned smoothly and worked for 98% of the scheduled time. The Rajya Sabha functioned for […]

Performance of the Parliamentarians till the End of the Winter Session 2014

January 1, 2015 admin@admin.com

The winter session of the Parliament was held for 22 days from 24th November 2014 to 23rd Dec 2014.  The Lok Sabha functioned smoothly and worked for 98% of the scheduled time.  The Rajya Sabha functioned for only 59% of the scheduled time due to disruptions by the opposition parties.  The Question Hour was more productive in […]

Sansad Ratna – Hall of Fame – Three MPs to be inducted

August 29, 2014 admin@admin.com

Sansad Ratna Awardees Every year at the end of the first part of Budget Session of Lok Sabha, Prime Point Foundation and ezine PreSense  honour the top performing MPs based on the cumulative performance of members under 3 categories viz. debates, private members bills and questions.   15th Lok Sabha conducted the business between 3rd […]

Performance of 16th Lok Sabha till the end of Second Session (4th June 2014 to 14th August 2014)

August 27, 2014 admin@admin.com

The new 16th Lok Sabha commenced its business on 4th June 2014.  Till the end of Second Session (14th August 2014), the Lok Sabha had 33 sittings. Business done This 16th Lok Sabha witnessed one of the most productive sessions in the past one decade.  Though 14 hours and 1 minute was lost in disruption […]