Outstanding parliamentarian award to Jaitley, Karan Singh, Sharad Yadav
The Indian Parliamentary Group (IPG) has approved Outstanding Parliamentarian Award to three leaders viz. BJP leader Arun Jaitley, Congress MP Karan Singh and JD(U) MP Sharad Yadav for the years 2010, 2011 and 2012 respectively. The IPG had instituted the Outstanding Parliamentarian Award in the year 1994. The award is given every year to an outstanding parliamentarian on the recommendations of the award committee and approved by the executive committee of the Indian Parliamentary Group.
The current awards committee is headed by Speaker Meira Kumar whose recommendations were accepted by the executive committee of the Indian Parliamentary Group.