As many as 30 private members’ bills have been introduced in the Lok Sabha on Friday including the one to ban non-vegetarian food at official meetings and functions.
Parvesh Sahib Singh of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) introduced the bill to prohibit non-vegetarian food at official functions.
On the other hand, NK Premachandran 0f RSP moved a bill for maintaining status quo on religious practices of Sabrimala temple that existed before September 1, 2018.
On September 28, 2018, Supreme Court declared a Kerala government law barring women aged between 10 and 40 years from entering the Sabarimala temple unconstitutional.
The Supreme Court judgment threw the Sabarimala temple open for women of all age groups.
Meanwhile, Nishikant Dubey of BJP introduced a bill for banning cow slaughter and setting up of an authority of stabilizing population of cows. He also introduced a constitutional amendment bill to provide reservation of seats in the Lower House as well as in the Rajya Sabha for residents of Giljit and Pakistan occupied Kashmir regions.
Another member of BJP, Kunwar Pushpendra Singh Chandel introduced a bill for constitution of a board for protection and control of stray cows in the country. He also moved another bill for constitution of Bundelkhand Regiment in the army for safeguarding the borders of the country.
Moreover, Janardan Singh Sigriwal of BJP came up with a bill for establishment of a permanent beach of Patna High Court at Maharajganj.