“The proceedings will be telecast live on Lok Sabha TV and DD Bharti ,” the state Vidhan Sabha speaker BBL Butail said here Saturday .
“Around 160 former MLAs , 68 sitting MLAs , besides state MPs and other VIPs will attend the special session to be addressed by the Lok Sabha speaker.
“The house started with 43 MLAs . The number rose to 68 in 1968 . In the last fifty years 1125 bills have been passed by the house ,” Butial said .
On May 24 this year President Pranab Mukherjee also addressed the Himachal house to mark it’s golden jubilee celebrations . The assembly has three sessions in a year with 35 total sittings .
BBL Butail is the 13 th speaker of the house . The assembly is housed in a heritage building built during colonial British rule .