We believe there is a broad consensus over the Lokpal bill in the country: P Chidambaram

Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the press conference, highlighted some key points of the Lokpal Bill. "This Lokpal Bill balances the interest of the government servant, the prosecution and the investigative agency. It acknowledges that a government servant must be considered innocent until proven guilty, that he must be heard," Chidambaram said, adding, "It reflects all that the nation has debated over the past years.

Dec 14, 2013, 18:44 PM IST