Even though the current session of parliament is scheduled till August 14, the government has not listed any legilsative business for Monday in Lok Sabha which will just have a `calling attention` and resumed discussion on flood and drought situation in the country.
The Monsoon session of Bihar Legislative Assembly starting from June 27 is expected to be full of action with BJP fresh from its victory in the Lok Sabha elections trying to corner the JD(U) government which also has to deal with its own dissident legislators.
It took the personal intervention of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, who spoke to opposition leader Sushma Swaraj, to get several key bills passed in the monsoon session of parliament which ended Saturday.
Congress deliberately announced the decision to carve out a separate state of Telangana close to the monsoon session of parliament hoping that the ensuing commotion would leave little time for debate on various issues, BJP said.
To make up for time lost due to disruptions, government on Monday decided to extend the Monsoon Session of Parliament till September 6 and hopes to pass key Bills relating to food security, economic reforms and land acquisiton.
The 2nd day of the Monsoon Session of Parliament is set to witness a fierce debate on the UPA govt`s ambitious Food Security Ordinance, which is being projected as a game changer for nearly 67% of the country`s total population.