PM meets Prez, discusses budget session, JPC, price rise

PM Manmohan Singh met President Pratibha Patil and apprised her about the ongoing budget session of Parliament and issues pertaining to the Joint Parliamentary Committee which will probe 2G spectrum allocation scam.

Last Updated: Mar 02, 2011, 21:01 PM IST

New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday met President Pratibha Patil and apprised her about the
ongoing budget session of Parliament and issues pertaining to
the Joint Parliamentary Committee which will probe 2G spectrum
allocation scam.

During the meeting which lasted 40 minutes, the Prime
Minister also discussed issues pertaining to internal security
and the situation in the Arab world, a Rashtrapati Bhavan
spokesperson said.
"The two leaders discussed the ongoing budget session of
Parliament, issues pertaining to the JPC, measures to check
price rise and food security," the spokesperson said in a
statement.
They also discussed various other issues of national and
international importance, the spokesperson said.

PTI

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