New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
Tuesday said that the government was willing to discuss all
issues with the opposition parties and hoped that the Winter
Session of Parliament will be peaceful and productive.
"Greetings to you all. We are looking forward to the
session and we hope that this session will be peaceful and
productive," he told reporters in Parliament House.
Singh said the government was willing to discuss all
issue with the opposition parties.
The Prime Minister`s remarks came shortly after the
Congress asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan to
submit his resignation to the state governor in the wake of
the Adarsh Society Housing scam in Mumbai.
Ahead of the start of the session, the Congress also
accepted with immediate effect the resignation of Suresh
Kalmadi as secretary of the Congress Parliamentary Party.
He has been in the eye of a storm following allegations of
corruption in Commonwealth Games-related projects.