Feb 16, 2016 10:36 AM IST | Source: IBNLive.com

PM to meet leaders from other parties over Budget Session today

The government is worried that Key bills like GST will be stuck amid Opposition's protests.

PM to meet leaders from other parties over Budget Session today

In a bid to reach out to the Opposition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to meet leaders of major political parties on Tuesday to discuss major issues ahead of Budget Session of Parliament.

This comes even as the ongoing JNU row has given fresh ammunition to the Opposition to target the government.

Congress, JDU and Left have demanded proof from Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for claims of Hafiz Saeed backing the JNU protests.

The government is worried that Key bills like GST will be stuck amid Opposition's protests.

The current protests may also impact Assembly elections scheduled in various states in 2016.

With issues like Pathankot attacks and Arunachal Pradesh President's rule set to rock the session, the Prime Minister is expected seek cooperation to ensure smooth functioning of Parliament.

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