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Parliament goes into session Sept 9

  • Published at 12:29 am August 20th, 2018
File photo of Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban Dhaka Tribune

The session will begin at 5pm on September 9, according to a press statement

The Jatiya Sangsad (Bangladesh Parliament) will go into its 22nd session on September 9 after a 58-day recess.

President M Abdul Hamid convened the session exercising his power bestowed upon him by Article 72 (1) of the constitution, according to a press statement issued on Sunday.

The statement said the session would begin at 5pm on September 9, reported UNB.

Prior to the start of the session, the business advisory committee of parliament will meet with Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury in the chair to fix the duration and businesses of the coming session.

Earlier, the 21st session of the current parliament, which was also the budget session, was prorogued on July 12.