22nd JS session starts this afternoon

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9th September, 2018 04:01:31 printer

22nd JS session starts this afternoon

The sitting of the Jatiya Sangsad resumed at 3.19 pm on Sunday with Deputy Speaker M Fazley Rabbi Miah in the chair.


The day’s proceedings began with recitation from the Holy Quran.


The Jatiya Sangsad went into its 22nd session on Sunday afternoon 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.


This will be the last session of the current parliament, according to sources concerned.


Sources also mentioned that a number of important bills, including the proposed Digital Security Act, Bangladesh Road Transport Act, and amendment to the Representation of the People Order (RPO) Bill, are likely to be passed in this session.