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Besides  the  immediate  uproar,  this  is  a  serious  issue  that’s  been  eating  into  the  “integrity quotient” of Parliament.  Two years ago, the then Union urban development minister S. Jaipal Reddy had cautioned that nearly one-fourth of all Lok Sabha members

The 15th Lok Sabha had one of the most  productive and smooth 10th  sessions during March– May 2012. Lok Sabha had 34 sittings of 181.38 hours.  Time lost  due to interruptions and forced adjournment  was  48. 24 hours.

A discussion was organized on 18 February 2012 in Ahmedabad to share the outcomes of an analysis of last budget session (8th Session of 12th Gujarat Assembly).

Karnataka Social Watch organized the workshop on Karnataka Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council on 23rd January 2012 in Bangalore.

Social Watch India  (SWI)  organized a policy dialogue to discuss the performance of Members of Parliament.  SWI  developed a methodology for evaluating the performance of Members of Parliament on the floor of the house. 

Brainstorming meeting was held on Basic Capability Index (BCI) & Gender Equity Index (GEI) Methodology on 16th April 2011 at India Islamic Cultural Centre

Release  of  Citizens'  Report  on Governance  and Development  2010  by  Hon’ble  Minister  of  Urban development -Shri S Jaipal Reddy, Jagadananda, John Samuel, Prof. Updendra Baxi, Pamela Philipose and Prof.Amitabh Kundu

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