People's Democracy

(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)


No. 25

June 20, 2010


 'Act on Parliamentary Committee Recommendations of 2003'


Dipankar Mukherjee, ex-MP and secretary of CITU, has written the following letter to prime minister Dr Manmohan Singh on June 15, 2010 regarding the Bhopal Gas tragedy.

THE 12th report of Committee on Government Assurances in 13th Lok Sabha was placed in the Lok Sabha on 27.02.2003. The Committee had six sittings with representatives of Ministries of External Affairs, Law & Justice and the CBI, before presenting their observations/ recommendations, some of which are as follows:

 I believe the government is a continuing and indivisible entity. Are the above unanimous observations/ recommendations not enough for the present government to take immediate action to bring some amount of credibility to the administrative and legal process in the country which are under a cloud?