Why Are BJP's Allies Demanding The Lok Sabha Speaker's Post?

2024 • 2min • National


BJP’s allies – parties such as TDP and JD (U) – are bargaining hard to get the Speaker's post in Modi 3.0 The Speaker has been given powers under the Constitution and decides who can address the House and what questions can be asked. The speaker has the power to disqualify a member of Parliament. The role becomes crucial when dealing with the anti-defection law.