PM Meets President, Briefs Her On Resolution On Lokpal Bill
New Delhi, Aug 28: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today called on President Pratibha Patil and briefed her about the consensus resolution passed in Parliament on Lokpal Bill.
“The Prime Minister briefed the President about the ongoing session of the Parliament and also on the consensus resolution passed in both Houses of the Parliament on August 27, 2011 on matters relating to the Lokpal Bill,” a Rashtrapati Bhavan spokesperson said.
The meeting lasted for about half-an-hour, the spokesperson added.
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