Narendra Modi calls meeting of presidents of all parties on 19 June to discuss 'one nation, one election'

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi said that Narendra Modi has also called a meeting of MPs to discuss these issues on 20 June.

Press Trust of India June 16, 2019 15:09:09 IST
Narendra Modi calls meeting of presidents of all parties on 19 June to discuss 'one nation, one election'
  • Modi has invited the presidents of all parties represented either in Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha on 19 June

  • The prime minister has called the meeting to also discuss the celebration of 75 years of India's independence in 2022

  • During the meeting, 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary this year and issues related to aspirational districts will also be discussed

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called a meeting of presidents of all parties represented in Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha on 19 June to discuss the issue of 'one nation, one election', Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi said Sunday.

"The prime minister has called the meeting to also discuss the celebration of 75 years of India's independence in 2022, 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary this year and issues related to aspirational districts," Joshi said after an all-party meeting called by the government.

He said that Modi has also called a meeting of MPs to discuss these issues on 20 June, he said.

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