Lokpal logjam: Rahul Gandhi meets PM

Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh reportedly discussed Anna Hazare’s draft debate in Parliament.

Last Updated: Aug 26, 2011, 10:43 AM IST

Zeenews Bureau

New Delhi: All India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary Rahul Gandhi, Friday, met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

The two reportedly discussed the Lokpal issue.
The government today is expected to hold a comprehensive debate on all versions of the Lokpal Bill draft prepared by various factions in Parliament.
Rahul Gandhi held a 30-minute meeting with Dr Singh at the Prime Minister`s 7, Race Course Road residence here.

The AICC general secretary had said yesterday that he was concerned over the logjam in the wake of Hazare`s agitation against corruption.

"Of course I am concerned," he had said when asked whether he is concerned about the standoff on the Lokpal issue and Hazare`s refusal to end the fast.