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Former Union minister CP Joshi elected Speaker of Rajasthan Assembly

Congratulating Joshi on his election, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said he has a rich experience of legislative rules and procedures both as a parliamentarian and state legislator.

Senior Congress leader CP Joshi to be Rajasthan Assembly speaker

The election of the new Speaker will be held on Wednesday and Governor Kalyan Singh will administer the oath of office on the same day.


Rajasthan MLAs call for ‘purification’ of Assembly citing deaths of colleagues

Asked whether ghosts or spirits exist, Gurjar said, “I believe that souls sometimes fail to regain bodies and so, for some reason, they haunt; and so they can do such things and sometimes such things are true.”

'Ghost' in Rajasthan Assembly, speaker suggests a special debate

In a lighter vein, government chief whip Kalulal Gurjar remarked that a committee should be formed to investigate the matter. As the discussion progressed, Speaker Meghwal said he has heard about the "mystery" and that a separate debate should be held on this issue.

Deaths of two MLAs make Rajasthan lawmakers wary of 'haunted' House

Government Chief Whip Kalulal Gurjar admitted that certain members of the House were uneasy ever since the deaths of the two MLAs and that he himself feared there might be a "ghost" troubling the place.

Rajasthan Assembly revokes suspension of two MLAs

The suspension of all the 12 Congress members was reduced to one day on the very day of suspension following their apology.


Rajasthan Assembly: Congress disrupts Budget session, demands action against BJP MLAs

As soon as the Governor started his address, Leader of Opposition (LoP) Rameshwar Dudi stood up and demanded action against the BJP MLAs.

Amid ruckus, Rajasthan Assembly passes 3 bills

The Assembly passed the Rajasthan Vexatious Litigation Act (Prevention) Act without any discussion.

Rajasthan Assembly clears bill for amendment in Right to Education Act

Provision of not failing students till Class VIII is removed; kids to be evaluated on performance basis.

Congress stages walkout over farmers issue in Rajasthan Assembly

The Congress MLAs staged a stormy walkout after about 15 minutes of creating uproarious scenes.