Saturday, August 27, 2011

Today Lokpal Bill debate under Rule 193 in Lok Sabha &Anna Hazare Fast Day 12

It’s very easy to visit a poor mans hut or home and eat but it’s very difficult to go on fast for the benefit of others which Anna is doing.

BJP leaders wanted the discussion to take place under Rule 184, which entails voting.
But congress said no to the demand of BJP.

Congress said that the resolution will be discussed under Rule 342 under which if a consensus is reached and all the MPs agree than only voting can take place.

On Saturday, The debate on the Lokpal bills will take place in the Lok Sabha
The debate will start at 11 AM.

Under Rule 193 they will only discuss the bill and there will no voting.
What is the use of Discussion last 42 years we are doing that?

Lok Sabha will discuss following 4 bills.

1. Congress Government Lokpal Bill
2. Team Anna's Jan Lokpal Bill
3. Lokpal Bill made by Aruna Roy
4. Lokpal Bill made by Jayaprakash Narayan's Lok Satta party.

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will explain about the entire issue and the Government's strategy after which Leader of Opposition Sushma Swaraj will speak.

After discussions with Team Anna BJP said they will support Janlokpal Bill with few amendments in that bill.

Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday said that the chief minister would be brought under the ambit of the Lokayukta Bill in Assam.

Last 7 years Gujarat Government had not appointed Lokayukta but finally taking a brave and honest step the Gujarat Governor has appointed Retd Justice RA Mehta as Lokayukta of the state, bypassing the Narendra Modi-led BJP government