Bhubaneswar: Delegates from the Odisha Legislative Assembly today attended the National Legislators Conference which was digitally inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the central hall of Parliament House in New Delhi. Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has initiated this 2-day conference.
The conference aims to provide a platform to lawmakers and legislators from across the country to share their experiences, to learn from each other’s success stories, and to develop a perspective on developmental issues on the lines of sustainable development.
The event will include a plenary session on the theme ‘We For Development’ and two working sessions on Role of Legislators in Development Process and Optimum Utilisation of Resources in Development. The concluding session of the conference is scheduled for 10 am tomorrow. The session will be chaired by Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari. Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu will address the valedictory session in the Central Hall tomorrow.
The Inaugural Ceremony was attended by the Union Cabinet Ministers, Chief Ministers, Ministers of State of the Union, Presiding Officers of State Legislatures, Members of Parliament and Members of State Legislatures.
The Conference offers special opportunity to those Delegates whose constituencies have greater possibilities and aspirations of development.