XIII LOK SABHA DEBATES, SESSION I
PART-II PROCEEDINGS OTHER THAN QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

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Wednesday, December 8, 1999/Agrahayana 17, 1921 (Saka )

C O N T E N T S


Type of Debate: MESSAGE FROM RAJYA SABHA


Title: Regarding passing of the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority Bill, 1999 without any amendment by the Rajya Sabha at its sitting

held on the 7th December, 1999.


Participants: Secretary-General


Type of Debate: STATEMENT BY MINISTER


Title: Regarding the third Ministerial Conference of World Trade Organisation (WTO) at Seattle.


Participants: Shri Murasoli Maran


Type of Debate: QUESTION OF PRIVILEGE


Title: Shri Santosh Mohan Dev raised the Question of Privilege against the Prime Minister for allegedly not sharing the information regarding

tendering of resignation by two Ministers, namely Shri L.K. Advani and Dr.

Murli Manohar Joshi with the House, while responding to submissions made

by members regarding Babri Masjid demolition issue in the House on 1.7.1999.

The Speaker withheld his consent.


Participants: Shri Madhavrao Scindia

Shri S. Jaipal Reddy

Shri Santosh Mohan Dev

Mr. Speaker, Shri G.M.C. Balayogi


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need to enquire the matter of irregularities in MBBS examination held by University of Patna, Bihar.


Participants: Shri Shankar Prasad Jaiswal


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Central Government permission to allow the State run lotteries to continue.


Participants: Shri Varkala Radhakrishnan


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Urged the Union Government to provide more incentives to handloom weavers and announce rebate schemes to help them sell their produce.


Participants: Shri K Kaliyappan


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Request the Central Government to order the State Government of Uttar Pradesh to continue the Vocational Training Scheme running in the

schools.


Participants: Shri Ravi Prakash Verma


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need to investigate into purchase of very hitech ground navigational equipments and their efficacy.


Participants: Dr. (Smt.) C. Suguna Kumari


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need to ensure purchasing of soyabean from the farmers at support prices in Madhya Pradesh.


Participants: Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Shri Yashwant Sinha


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need for early release of Central assistance to flood victims of West Bengal.


Participants: Shri Lakshman Seth

Shri Somnath Chatterjee

Shri Yashwant Sinha


Type of Debate: BUDGET (RAILWAYS)


Title: Presented the Supplementary Demands for Grants in respect of the Budget (General) for 1999-2000. (Laid on the Table)


Participants: Shri Yashwant Sinha


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Request to provide extension/stoppage facilities of trains at the Jabalpur Railway station, in Madhya Pradesh.


Participants: Shrimati Jayashree Banerjee


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need to lift ban imposed under the Forest Act, 1980 regarding development works and provision of civic amenities for Scheduled Tribe

areas.


Participants: Shri Haribhau Shankar Mahale


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Demanded not to exclude any accused's name chargesheeted by the CBI in the Bofors case.


Participants: Kunwar Akhilesh Singh

Shri Mulayam Singh Yadav


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Demand to dispose off early the wood logs lying idle in the Forests of Andaman & Nichobar Islands and revenue generation therefrom.


Participants: Shri Bishnu Pada Ray


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Request to immediately repair and run the canal along the Road No. 58 in the Chambal area.


Participants: Shri Ashok Pradhan


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need to look into the irresponsible attitude of a doctor at the Ram Manohar Lohia towards treatment of son of Shri Devendra Prasad Yadav, a

sitting MP.


Participants: Shri Devendra Singh Yadav

Shri P.R. Kumaramangalam


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Request to clarify the government position regarding limiting the scope of Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS).


Participants: Shri Ramesh Chennithala


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need to clean Varuna river in Phoolpur in Uttar Pradesh.


Participants: Shri Dharam Raj Singh Patel


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Demand to increase the allowances of the Anganvadi and Balvadi workers upto the minimum given to the regular workers.


Participants: Shrimati Geeta Mukerjee


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need to take urgent action to protect the people from soil erosion caused by the Ganga-Koshi river flowing through the Khagaria, in Bihar.


Participants: Shrimati Renu Kumari


Type of Debate: SPECIAL MENTION


Title: Need to stop the slaughtering of the cows and make a legislation for the same.


Participants: Yogi Adityanath


Type of Debate: CALLING ATTENTION


Title: Regarding situation arising out of sale of entire share of National Hydel Power and steps taken by the Government in this matter.


Participants: Shri S. Jaipal Reddy

Shri P.R. Kumaramangalam

Shri S. Jaipal Reddy

Shri Basudeb Acharia

Shri Somnath Chatterjee


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE - 377


Title: Need to ensure that Rudraprayag Guptakashi and Karnaprayag Gwaldam National Highway is maintained by Border Roads Organisation.


Participants: Maj Gen (Retd). Bhuwan Chandra Khanduri


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE - 377


Title: Need to denotify Dahanu Taluka in Maharashtra as environmentally fragile.


Participants: Shri Chintaman Wanga


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need to convert Delhi-Bikaner meter gauge rail line into broad gauge.


Participants: Shri Ram Singh Kaswan


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need to provide financial assistance to State Government of Gujarat to overcome serious situation of scarcity of drinking water in

the State.


Participants: Pravin Rashtrapal


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need to provide more railway facilities at Nagpur, Maharashtra.
Participants: Shri Vilas Muttemwar


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need to increase the number of A-130 flights by Air India and Indian Airlines from Calicut airport.


Participants: Shri K. Muraleedharan


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need to increase minimum support price for Copra.


Participants: Shri T. Govindan


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need to take suitable measures to make Hindustan Shipyard limited at, Vishakhapatnam viable.


Participants: Shri M.V.V.S. Murthi


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need to resume drilling activities by ONGC at Bengal basin.
Participants: Dr. Nitish Sengupta


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need for early completion of Purulia Pump Storage Mega Hydro Project over Kista Bazar River in West Bengal.


Participants: Shri Bir Singh Mahato


Type of Debate: MATTERS UNDER RULE- 377


Title: Need to convert meter-gauge rail line between Swarupsar and Sriganganagar into broad gauge.


Participants: Shri Nihal Chand Chouhan


Type of Debate: GOVERNMENT BILL


Title: Further discussion on the Mines and Minerals (Regulation and Development) Amendment Bill, 1999. Moved by Shri Naveen Patnaik on

the 3rd December, 1999. (Concluded).


Participants: Shri M.V.V.S. Murthi

Shri Satyavrat Chaturvedi

Shri Ajoy Chakraborty

Shrimati Abha Mahto

Shri Amar Roy Pradhan

Shri A.K.S. Vijayan

Shri Ramdas Athawale

Shri Bherulal Meena

Shri Ramrao Jadhav

Shri E.M. Sudarsana Natchiappan

Dr. Ramkrishan Kusumaria

Shri Naveen Patnaik

(Bill Passed.)


Type of Debate: GOVERNMENT BILL


Title: Discussion on the Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 1999, moved by Shri L. K. Advani (Not concluded).


Participants: Shri L.K. Advani

Shrimati Shyama Singh

Shri P. Rajendran

Shri T.M. Selvaganpathi

Shri Mani Shankar Aiyar


Type of Debate: HALF-AN-HOUR DISCUSSION (RULE-55)


Title: Discussion on points arising out of the answers given by the Minister of State for Steel on 1.12.1999 to starred question No. 44

regarding reduction in import prices of steel items.


Participants: Shri Sunil Khan

Shri Basudeb Acharia

Shri Kirit Somaiya

Shri Anil Basu

Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy

Shri Dilip Ray


Type of Debate: SHORT DURATION DISCUSSION (RULE -193)


Title: Discussion regarding problems being faced by farmers in various parts of the country raised by Shri Ram Nagina Mishra on the 7th December,

1999. (Concluded).


Participants: Shri Prabhunath Singh

Shri Subodh Rai

Dr. Laxminarayan Pandey

Shri Chandra Bhushan Singh

Dr. Ummareddy Venkateswarlu

Shri Avtar Singh Bhadana

Kumari Mayawati

Shri Suresh Ramrao Jadhav

Shri K. Kaliappan

Shri A. Krishnaswamy

Shri Sukhdeo Paswan

Shri Shyam Bihari Mishra

Shri Bhan Singh Bhaura

Shri S. Bangarappa

Shri Prakash Mani Tripathi

Kunwar Akhilesh Singh

Shri Anadi Sahu

Shri Jagmeet Singh Brar

Shri Ashok Pradhan

Dr. Raghuvansh Prasad Sinbgh

Shri Arun Kumar

Shri Sunder Lal Tiwari

Shri Tarlochan Singh Tur

Shri Dharam Raj Singh Patel

Shri E.M. Sudarsana Natchiappan

Shri Anil Basu

Dr. Ramkrishan Kusmaria

Shri Ram Athawale

Shri Jaswant Singh Bishnoi

Shri Haribhau Shankar Mahale

Shri K.H. Muniyappa

Shri Punnu Lal Mohale

Shri Nitish Kumar


(C) 1999 BY LOK SABHA SECRETARIAT