Jan Lokpal Bill likely to be passed in next Cabinet session: Sisodia


SisodiaDelhi Education and Urban Development Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said that the state government is likely to pass the Jan Lokpal Bill on Friday in their next cabinet meeting.

“We had discussions on Lokpal as well. But we haven’t received the formatted draft from the Law department. If we receive the draft by Friday, we will pass it in the Cabinet meeting on Friday,” he told media after the Cabinet meeting.

“We also had discussions on how to use home guards, civil defense personnel for the Women’s Safety Committee, which will be set up. The Cabinet has approved a CAG audit on Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS), a transport and infrastructure development company. This is an important decision,” he added.

Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has completed one month in office today. He was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Delhi on December 28 at the Ramlila Maidan.