Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi confirmed it in his reply to Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury.
A final call is yet to be taken, but there are suggestions that a single unified session can be held in the place of two sessions, sources said
In the Rajya Sabha, the BJP requires the support of at least 120 MPs to get the Bill passed.
Pavan Varma is not alone to voice dissent over JD(U)'s stance on the Citizenship Bill. Prashant Kishor voiced similar concerns.
Amit Shah defended the Citizenship Amendment Bill, saying it was not against minorities but against infiltrators.
'The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is not even .001 per cent against minorities. It is against infiltrators,' Amit Shah said.
Assadudin Owaisi's remarks were expunged after the BJP members raised an objection.
Nishikant Dubey said the circulation of misinformation on social media leads to abusive remarks which affect the lives of people.
In a bid to defuse controversy, BJP dropped Pragya Thakur from the consultative committee on defence.
After Pragya Thakur called Godse a patriot, she was removed from the consultative committee on defence.
BJP leader Pragya Thakur has been removed from the consultative committee on defence.
The Modi government recently withdrew the SPG cover from the Gandhi family members.
Congress leaders including Ahmed Patel, Anand Sharma, Adhir Ranjan Choudhury and Shashi Tharoor raised slogans along with the party president.
The two marshals, who flank the Chair, came to the House wearing dark coloured Indian bandhgalas.
Home Minister Amit Shah said not a single civilian was killed in police firing in J&K since August 5.
Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury raised the issue of withdrawal of SPG security cover to the Gandhi family.
Rajya Sabha Chairman has referred the matter to his secretariat to rework the uniforms for marshals.
BJP and BJD have been steadily warming up to each other since the general elections in April-May this year.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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