Rahul meets senior party leaders ahead of Budget session
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday met senior party leaders over strategy for upcoming budget session of Parliament. He is expected to finalise the Congress' strategy to corner government in the parliament.
First part of budget session is to be held from January 29 to February 9.
The session assumes importance as the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government will present its last budget in its tenure on February 1.
The second part of the Budget session will be held from March 5 to April 6.
This is the last budget that the Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government will present in the current term in Lok Sabha.
The passage of the controversial Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill along with the Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill is expected during the session.