With Anna Hazare undertaking fast-unto-death for Jan Lokpal Bill, PM Manmohan Singh discussed with some Cabinet colleagues the issue after which indications emerged that one or two ministers could be nominated to talk to him.
An expert committee set up by the Prime Minister on Tuesday suggested that 50% of rural and 30% of urban households be entitled to subsidised foodgrain under the proposed Food Security Act, which is recommended by the NAC.
Union Urban Development Minister
Jaipal Reddy on Friday criticised Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra
Modi for his remarks on Prime Minister mopping the floor for
Commonwealth Games and said it was the "most uncivilised