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Parliament LIVE: Rajnath Singh to address both houses tomorrow on IAF chopper crash

Parliament winter session: CDS General Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika were among 14 passengers on board.
Parliament building in New Delhi (File Photo)
Updated on Dec 08, 2021 09:04 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Defence minister Rajnath Singh will brief Parliament on the IAF chopper crash near Tamil Nadu's Coonoor on Thursday, and not today, as speculated earlier. Chief of defence staff General Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika were among the 14 passengers on board. 

Wednesday is day 8 of the ongoing Winter session of Parliament, which began on November 29 and will conclude on December 23. On the first day, the bill repealing the three contentious central agricultural laws was passed in both Houses. In an address to the nation on November 19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the withdrawal of the laws.

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