AAP's Jan Lokpal unconstitutional: SG
The ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in New Delhi faced a major hurdle in passing its much publicized anti-corruption Jan Lokpal Bill with Solicitor General Mohan Parasaran calling it 'unconstitutional' till the Lieutenant Governor's approval is obtained to pass the same, according to media reports.
Parasaran gave his opinion to Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung after he sought his advice on the constitutionality of the Bill being brought by the Arvind Kejriwal led Delhi government.
While Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said nothing unconstitutional should be done if the Solicitor General has said so, AAP reacted sharply.
"The Lieutenant Governor is meant to look after the interests of the people of Delhi, not work as an agent of the Congress," AAP's Ashutosh was quoted in media.
He also tweeted about the leaking of the communication between the Lieutenant Governor and the Solicitor General.
"This is not the first time that a confidential communication with delhi Lg Jung is leaked !! Is his office involved in leak !!!
"How and why confidential letter between LG Jung and solicitor General was leaked ?? Who has leaked ?? It should be investigated ???" tweeted Ashutosh.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government of Delhi had said earlier that it will pass the Jan Lokpal Bill on Feb 16.
(Posted on 07-02-2014)
Information on States of India:
Andaman Nicobar | Andhra Pradesh | Arunachal Pradesh | Assam | Bihar | Chandigarh | Chhattisgarh | Dadar Nagar Haveli | Daman Diu | Delhi | Goa | Gujarat | Haryana | Himachal Pradesh | Jammu Kashmir | Jharkhand | Karnataka | Kerala | Lakshadweep | Madhya Pradesh | Maharashtra | Manipur | Meghalaya | Mizoram | Nagaland | Orissa | Pondicherry | Punjab | Rajasthan | Sikkim | Tamil Nadu | Tripura | Uttar Pradesh | Uttaranchal | West Bengal
INDIA REGIONAL MAPS:
Andhra Pradesh Travel Map | Bihar Travel Map | Goa Travel Map | Gujarat Travel Map | Haryana Travel Map | Himachal Pradesh Map | Karnataka Travel Map | Kerala Travel Map | Maharashtra Travel Map | Punjab Travel Map | Rajasthan Travel Map | Sikkim Travel Map | Tamil Nadu Travel Map | Uttar Pradesh Travel Map | West Bengal Travel Map |
KERALA TRAVEL MAPS:
TRAVEL MAPS OF INDIA:
INDIA CITY MAPS: