I'm worried about future of Parliamentary system: Dr Singh
He was responding to a question about Opposition parties indicating that they will persist with their demand for constituting a JPC to probe the 2G spectrum allocation during the budget session early next year threatening further stalling.
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Image: Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh
Photographs: Thierry Roge/Reuters
Dr Singh hopes reason will prevail over Opposition
"I am worried about the future of the Parliamentary system. I hope reason will prevail," Singh told mediapersons in Berlin. The PM is on a two nation European-tour.
'I'm sad Parliament was not allowed to function'
About Opposition criticism that he was abroad when so many important issues had to be dealt with urgently at home, Singh said, "These are all pre-fixed appointments. If we don't keep it who will take us seriously? Anyway not much is happening in Parliament."
Image: The deadlock in Parliament has continued since November 10
PM is losing his will to rule: Arun Jaitley
The BJP and other Opposition parties have been unrelenting in their demand for a JPC, but the government has refused to accept it.
Image: BJP senior leader Arun Jaitley