Rare photo-op: PM, Shah, Sonia, Badal meet LS Speaker

It was one of those rare moments. After the Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Wednesday, top leaders of several political parties went to meet speaker Om Birla in his official chamber in Parliament. All of them were seen sitting together. Those who met Om Birla included Prime Minister Narendra Modi, home minister Amit Shah, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi, leader of Congress in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, parliamentary affairs minister Pralhad Joshi. Leaders of some other opposition parties such as Trinamool Congress (TMC), Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) also met the speaker.

Rare photo-op: PM, Shah, Sonia, Badal meet LS Speaker
From left: Home minister Amit Shah, Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi in the speaker's chamber after the House was adjourned sine die on Wednesday.

It was one of those rare moments. After the Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Wednesday, top leaders of several political parties went to meet speaker Om Birla in his official chamber in Parliament. All of them were seen sitting together. Those who met Om Birla included Prime Minister Narendra Modi, home minister Amit Shah, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi, leader of Congress in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, parliamentary affairs minister Pralhad Joshi. Leaders of some other opposition parties such as Trinamool Congress (TMC), Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) also met the speaker.