Recently, to mark the centenary of the All India Presiding Officers’ Conference (AIPOC), the Prime Minister announced several measures to be taken to strengthen democracy.
- In this conference, the Prime Minister said that his idea is of ‘One Nation One Legislative Portal’. This portal that not only provides the necessary technological up-gradation to our parliamentary system but also works to connect all the democratic units of the country.
- AIPOC is the highest body of legislatures in India. It was established in the year 1921.
- Historical resolutions like women’s right to vote in the year 1925 were passed in this conference.
Source – PIB