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Patna : Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, according to a release issued by Lok Sabha secretariat and circulated to media here by Bihar assembly officials, will inaugurate the two-day 6th conference of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) India Region on February 17, 2018. The conference is likely to be attended by about 100 delegates from across the country and abroad.
The Lok Sabha Speaker will inaugurate the conference in the presence of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi,and Bihar Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Chaudhary. The conference will discuss ‘Parliament’s role in development agenda and legislature and judiciary – two important pillars of democracy’, according to the release.
The keynote addresses will be delivered by former Union Minister and Chairman, Estimates Committee, Murli Manohar Joshi, and Union Minister for Law and Justice and Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad. Bihar Governor Satya Pal Mallik will address the valedictory session on February 18 .