Rajya Sabha took up 12 of 15 starred questions listed for day during Question Hour
The Rajya Sabha today took up 12 of the 15 starred questions listed for the day during the Question Hour, with members earning praise from Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu.
This is a second time since the Winter Session sitting on January 2 this year that 80 percent or more questions listed for the day were taken up by the Upper House and oral answers were given by ministers during Question Hour.
The total number of starred questions for oral answers listed for a day is 15. A member who asks the starred question is allowed to ask two supplementary and three more members are allowed to ask one supplementary each.
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