A Quick Photo Journey outside Indian Parliament House while walking down to India Gate from President's House @ Delhi, India
Parliament of India building comes on the way from President's House to India Gate. Long time back few photographs were clicked around this area and here is a quick Photo Journey from Parliament House of India, which is situated in Capital City - Delhi !!!
The Parliament House of India is the supreme legislative body in the country. It was founded in 1919, the Parliament alone possesses legislative supremacy and thereby ultimate power over all political bodies in India. The Parliament of India comprises the President and the two Houses, Lok Sabha (House of People) and Rajya Sabha (Council of States). The President has the power to summon and prorogue either House of Parliament or to dissolve Lok Sabha.
The parliament has popularly two houses - upper house called as Council of States or Rajya Sabha and a lower house called as House of People or Lok Sabha. The two Houses meet in separate chambers in the Sansad Bhavan (located on the Sansad Marg) in New Delhi. The Members of either house are commonly referred to as Members of Parliament or MP.
Building of Indian Parliament House is circular with huge pillars on outer side of it. It looking amazing with green area around the place.
The MPs of Lok Sabha are elected by direct election and the MPs of Rajya Sabha are elected by the members of the State Legislative Assemblies and Union territories of Delhi and Pondicherry only in accordance with proportional voting. The Parliament is composed of 802 MPs, who serve the largest democratic electorate in the world and the largest trans-national democratic electorate in the world...
Parliament House comes on left side when we move form President's House to India Gate in New Delhi. All of above photographs are clicked from the wide road which is perpendicular to the road which connects India Gate with Rashtrapati Bhavan. This whole region is beautifully maintained !!!