"We are for jurisdiction of the Lokpal on the Prime Minister and the Prime Minister's Office, because excluding him on any ground would mean exclusion of at least one-third of the entire government," CPI General Secretary A B Bardhan told Is this a sound support for including P.M ?
1. Italian programme for her son as PM where she wants him to be safe.
2. If PM and its office is under Lokpal.. then they will not be able to manipulate towards vested interest.
I agree with the statement of Mr. Bardhan.. and it is a good sign that opposition is supporting PM office under Lok Pal.
There are enough scope of the Prime Minister's role being scrutinized later on. Application of Lokpal provision to PM or PMO does not help much. The normal legal or other routes are always there if any person or group of persons or a Political party are aggrieved about some action. Even, if Lokpal provisions are made applicable to PM or PMO, there is hardly any possibility of the grievances being redressed overnight.
On the other side, A Prime Minister's position is unique in India. There may be some interested or evil forces, who may like to destabilize the country by destabilizing the PM by raisi ...more
thats what I feel