Tribune News Service
New Delhi, July 10
Over three months after Parliament adjourned abruptly, the Rajya Sabha Committee on Science & Technology right now met with three scientific our bodies making shows earlier than the panel on preparedness for Covid-19 and past.
The assembly of the panel headed by former Union Minister Jairam Ramesh assumes significance because it has marked the resumption of the method that remained halted since March 23. A gathering scheduled final month of Anand Sharma-led Standing Committee on Home Affairs couldn’t be held since some MPs expressed incapacity to attend on account of journey restrictions and quarantine guidelines in states they represented. The committee is now on account of meet on July 15.
In a tweet, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu mentioned, “I am glad that Department Related Parliamentary Standing Committees have resumed functioning three-and-a-half month since the last sitting of Parliament on March 23.” He mentioned the Covid pandemic did solid a shadow on the working of those committees, which functioned on behalf of Parliament.
At right now’s assembly, sources aware about the proceedings mentioned the Principal Scientific Adviser and officers from the Department of Bio-Technology, Department of Science and Technology and Central Scientific and Industrial Research gave shows associated to well being, gear, vaccines, medicine and prescribed drugs in regard to Covid.