Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to chair All India Presiding Officers’ Conference today
The 81st All India Presiding Officers’ Conference (AIPOC) will be held today at 11 AM onwards in Virtual Mode. It was on this very day that the 1st AIPOC was held in Shimla a hundred years ago.
The Conference is also being organised in the backdrop of International Day of Democracy, which is celebrated on 15th September every year.
Lok Sabha Speaker and Chairperson of AIPOC Om Birla will chair the Conference. The Conference will deliberate on the Role of Legislature in fostering effective and meaningful democracy.
The Presiding Officers of Legislative Bodies in India will attend the Conference. Presiding Officers of several National Parliaments will also be participating in the Conference.