Governor’s address:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Important Constitutional posts.   Context: The customary governor’s address on the opening day of the budget session of a state assembly was mired in controversy recently in West Bengal and Telangana.   What happened in West Bengal? The governor of West Bengal, Jagdeep Dhankhar, was unable to deliver his address …

Motion of thanks to the president:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Context: The President’s speech at the start of the Budget Session usually highlights the government’s achievements over the past year and outlines targets and plans for the future. This speech …