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All MPs Stood and Sang ‘Happy Birthday Madam Speaker’


Cutting across the party lines, members of the parliament came across to wish the speaker Sumitra Mahajan on her birthday. The scene which is not so common in the parliament

At the beginning of the Parliament session this morning, the Speaker was greeted with applause as she walked in. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar addressed the Speaker on behalf of the MPs. Here’s what he said: Aap swasth rahein, deerghaayu rahein, aur yashasvi rahein. Yehi prarthana karte hain. Yehi kaamna karte hain. Aur, aapke netratva mein, is sadan ka kaarykaal dhang se chale”

To this, the Speaker jokingly responded: “Daante rahein? Yeh to nahi kaha naa?

Watch the rare sight here:



Apart from this,  the parliamentarians who wished Sumitra Mahajan are:


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