Jan Lokpal By First Week Of February: Kejriwal

wochit politics
January 09, 2014 AT 4:58 AM
A committee under Delhi's new Chief Secretary S.K. Srivastva will submit the draft of the Jan Lokpal bill by Jan 15, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said Thursday, adding that he hoped to pass the legislation by the first week of February. "We have set up a committee today (Thursday) under the chief secretary so that all the concerned departments can examine the Jan Lokpal bill. In its poll manifesto, the Aam Aadmi Party had promised to pass the bill within 15 days of assuming power.