Andhra Pradesh Cabinet has approved the abolition of the Council. The Assembly will now discuss the proposal and move a resolution. The resolution will be sent to the Central Government. The resolution will now require the approval of both the houses of the Indian Parliament, followed by the final approval of Indian President.
That will mean that it is all up to the Central Government’s prerogative from here. The Proposals to set up the council in Rajasthan and Assam were pending since 2012 and 2013. Rajasthan State Assembly on 18 April 2012 passed a resolution to establish an upper house in the state.
The Rajasthan Legislative Council Bill, 2013 was introduced in Rajya Sabha in 2013 and has been referred to the Standing Committee on Law and Justice. The report has been given in December the same year and there is no progress after that. The Assam Legislative Council Bill, 2013 was introduced in Rajya Sabha in 2013 and it was referred to the Standing Committee.
The Report also came in 2014 but there is no progress from then. A Parliamentary panel in 2013 recommended evolving a national policy for the creation and abolition of Legislative Councils in states so that the second chamber does not depend on the “whims and fancy” of any newly-elected government. Amid all this, there are doubts if the Council in Andhra Pradesh will be abolished immediately.Don't MissAdult to Horror, Maverick Director's New MuseRam Gopal Varma has become the spinning mill coming out with back-to-back films as if...Don't MissBhanumathi & Ramakrishna Review- Simple Yet BeautifulBOTTOM LINE Simple Yet Beautiful OUR RATING 2.75/5 Runtime: 93 mins What Is the Film...Don't Miss47 Days Review - Tests your Patience LevelsBOTTOM LINE Tests your Patience Levels OUR RATING 1.25/5 Runtime 1hr 44mins What Is the...Don't MissTime to Kill 'Undavalli' Factor?Veteran Political Leader, Vundavalli Aruna Kumar who never hesitates to proclaim himself as a well-wisher...Don't MissAllu Arjun's Smuggling Spot ChosenAllu Arjun's fans are eagerly awaiting to know how and where the makers of 'Pushpa'...