Winter session of Parliament likely from Nov 21



New Delhi: Parliament's winter session is likely to begin on November 21 and continue for a month.

A meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs headed by Defence Minister A K Antony is expected in the next two days.

The meeting will decide the schedule of the winter session. Opposition BJP has already agreed to the government's proposal of starting a regular winter session of Parliament from November 21 to December 21.

"We are agreeing with the first proposal that the winter session should be held from 21st November to 21st December as is normally held," Leader of the Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj posted yesterday on the micro-blogging site Twitter.

PTI