Workshop on youth parliament held


Bhopal, October 9, 2015 (Ataullah Faizan):   A one-day workshop on holding Youth Parliament in Madhya Pradesh’s educational institutions was held at RCPV Noronha Academy of Administration and Management here today. Union Parliamentary Affairs Secretary Mr. Afzal Amanullah, Director General of the Academy Mrs. Kanchan Jain and state’s Parliamentary Affairs Secretary Mrs. Rashmi Arun Shami addressed the workshop. The workshop was organised by Pt. Kunjilal Dube National Seat of Parliamentary Learning. Mr. Amanullah said that it is necessary to hold Youth Parliament in educational institutions to apprise young generation of country’s political system and legislation process. Mrs. Rashmi Arun Shami said that such events help students connect with democratic process. The workshop was informed that economic assistance, guidance and literature also are provided to educational institutions to organise Youth Parliament. About 100 representatives participated in the workshop.