Winter session of Maharashtra Legislature prorogued
Nagpur : The Winter Session of Maharashtra Legislature which commenced here on December 7 was prorogued this evening.
The Budget session will commence from March 9. State Legislative Assembly Speaker Haribhau Bagde read out a communication from Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao proroguing the Winter Session and announced that the Budget session will commence from March 9 next year in Mumbai.
In the Legislative Council, Chairman Ramraje Naik Nimbalkar read out the communication while proroguing the Council.
The Speaker in his concluding remarks said that the best average attendance of the members in the House was 85 per cent and lowest 61 per cent.
The Assembly worked in 83 hours and about 1.20 hours was lost due to absence of Ministers and 14.49 hours due to disruptions, he said.