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Curtains come down on 17th Lok Sabha


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New Delhi, Feb 10: The curtains came down on Saturday on the 17th Lok Sabha, which was witness to landmark moments such as the abrogation of Article 370, the granting of 33 per cent reservation to women in Parliament and legislative assemblies, and the inauguration of the new Parliament building.
The Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Saturday. The Budget session was the last session of the 17th Lok Sabha before parliamentary elections are announced.
Speaker Om Birla said the 17th Lok Sabha passed 222 bills in the last five years.
On the last day of the session, the House discussed the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya, following which a resolution was passed. (PTI)


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