Opposition targeted the BJP ministers for coming out with different statements on the issue.
Rohatgi said the time has come to deal with the matter with all seriousness.
Sachin Pilot and former chief minister Ashok Gehlot demanded the government to revoke its decision.
The I&B Ministry has also conveyed to the PMO that a thorough review was in order.
Her predecessor Salman Khurshid had ruffled many feathers in Nepal by having former PMs meet him at his hotel.
Rohtagi has told the Speaker that this policy has been followed for nearly 60 years, and has resulted in there being no LoP at different times.
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Naresh Aggarwal’s potshot at Maitreyan, however, was enjoyed by all including the AIADMK MP himself.
With 44 seats in the Lok Sabha, the Congress is the single largest party in the opposition.
The Hirangaon project, being pushed by the Uttar Pradesh government, had not received any reply so far from the Centre.
The government is also keen that the banking sector should add 7,000 branches and 20,000 ATMs as part of the plan.
Given that Sikhs constitute about 8 per cent of the population in poll-bound Haryana, Congress has come out strongly in defence of Hooda.
Even in last fiscal average interest offered by banks on term deposits lagged CPI inflation.
The BJP, meanwhile, claimed the Indian economy is doing “most poorly” among major economies in the world.
He pointed out the NDA government’s budget had accepted the UPA’s revenue targets and that they have even been raised.