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Updated Tue, 15 Sep 2020 06:44 PM IST
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The bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi. Although most of the MPs in the Lok Sabha supported the bill, they demanded that the government not cut the MP fund.
Lok Sabha passes the Salary, Allowances and Pension of Members of Parliament (Amendment) Bill, 2020
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Independent MP from Maharashtra in Lok Sabha Navneet Ravi Rana said, “Please take our salary, but do not cut MP lad funds.” Due to the ill effects of the Corona epidemic, in April, the Union Cabinet decided to cut the salary of all Union Ministers and MPs, including the Prime Minister, by 30 percent and this cut will last for one year.
In addition, a temporary ban has been imposed for two years on MP Lad Funds received by MPs. Explain that amid the Corona epidemic, this ordinance received Cabinet approval on April 6 and came into force on April 7.
Homeopathy and medicine bill also passed in Lok Sabha
Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan introduced the National Indian System of Medical Sciences Bill-2019 and the National Homeopathy Commission Bill-2019, which were passed by the Lok Sabha. Both have passed the Rajya Sabha in January last year.
Harsh Vardhan said that the bill proposes to give a general entrance examination, an exit test for graduates to get a license for the practice of medical practice, which will increase transparency and quality.