Rail Bhawan officials said that the idea was not workable and they would communicate this to the PMO.
It would also ease the process of acquiring land by expanding the category of projects ‘exempted’ from key requirements under the Act.
President Pranab Mukherjee had given his assent to Lokpal Act on January 1 this year.
Kharge isolated in bid to block govt reply to AIADMK, shows Cong loneliness in LS
Officials said all efforts are being made to appoint Lokpal chairperson and members before the report card is submitted to the people.
Modi meets father, son; Dev Karan’s first meeting with a PM in 35 years of service .
Cabinet acts on ministry note, defers revision by three months.
Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth is learnt to have sent such a list to the PMO.
B Ashok was chosen to head the company by Public Enterprise Selection Board, but could not appoint him.
Sources said the meeting between the two leaders at the Prime Minister’s Office lasted for about 45 minutes.
Nripendra Misra declines comment, says he is ‘already looking after’ the job.
The PMO had Tuesday transferred the content and 1.24 million followers of @PMOIndia to @PMOIndiaArchive, prompting sharp reactions.
The information was earlier denied by the Central Public Information Officer of the PMO, S E Rizwi.
At a rally in Karnataka, BJP’s PM candidate Narendra Modi termed the UPA government as “remote controlled” and “lame” .
It is understood that Nariman was asked, on February 21, to be on the search committee.