JS winter session begins January 20
19 January 2016, Nirapad News: The ninth session of 10th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) will begin on Wednesday (January 20).
Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury will chair the session to begin at 4:30pm.
Earlier on January 4, President M Abdul Hamid convened the session by exercising the power bestowed upon him as per Article 72(1) of the Constitution.
Following the custom, the President will also deliver his speech at the inaugural session of the parliament on the day.
Earlier on December 21, the cabinet approved the draft of the speech which will feature the current law and order situation and ongoing development activities in different sectors in the country.
Later, Members of the Parliament (MPs) will deliver their notes of thanks on the speech of the President along with discuss about the issues in their respective areas.