The seventeenth Lok Sabha's first session is likely to start from June 6 and go on till June 15. The dates of the first Parliament session are expected to be finalised during the first meeting of the new Cabinet on May 31st, a day after Narendra Modi takes oath as prime minister of the country for a second term.
Our correspondent quoting sources reports, President Ram Nath Kovind will address the joint sitting of the two houses of Parliament on June 6th, the first day of the session. A pro-tem speaker of the Lok Sabha is also likely to be appointed the same day. The pro-tem speaker will administer the oath of office to all the newly elected MPs before the speaker's election.
Following the appointment of the speaker, both Houses will take up the motion of thanks on which Prime minister will give his reply. The president will administer the oath of office and secrecy to Mr.Modi and other members of the Union council of ministers during a ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Thursday at 7 pm. (AIR NEWS)