Sources pointed out that several opposition parties, such as NCP, TMC, AAP and INLD had reservations with the Congress taking the lead in the protest march.
The Bill has already been passed by the Lok Sabha and will be taken up by the Rajya Sabha when it re-convenes later this month.
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The activist will be travelling to Assam over the weekend followed by Bangalore and other parts of the state, sources said.
NDA’s casual amendments do not address core issue of consent in land acquisition.
SAD has joined hands with Opposition in resisting the govt’s move to remove the consent clause in the Land Bill.
Uma, UP MP caution govt against pushing proposed changes.
The legislations on coal and minerals, he said, will be carried through “relatively easy” because they are “logical and rational”.
Hazare said that the foot march will begin from Gandhi Ashram in Wardha and will end at Ramlila Maidan.
Singh’s reluctance to speak on the issue is in sharp contrast to his predecessors who had been quite vocal on the subject.
On allegations of policy paralysis during the UPA-II’s tenure, Moily said: “That policy paralysis was because of the negative attitude of some of our ministers.”
Congress protest witnessed a thin crowd, sparking a debate within the party if it was poorly organised.
Threatened to go ahead with a nation-wide ‘jail bharo andolan’ if the govt does not pay heed to the demands.
The detained leaders included ex-Mayors, large number of local leaders, sarpanches and farmers.