After days of adjournments, the Rajya Sabha unanimously passed the crucial SC and ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Bill along with two bills on supplementary demands for 2015-16, within minutes without any debate.
The government has gone back on its promise of giving a strong anti-corruption bill, says Arvind Kejriwal.
The Judicial Standards and Accountability Bill, 2010, which was introduced in December 2010 has now been brought with fresh amendments.
The Gandhian left the topic of quotas in Lokpal to the wisdom of Parliament.
RJD, SP, BSP and AIMIM members protested and forced an adjournment following exclusion of minorities from the anti-graft bench of the proposed ombudsman.
A new Lokpal Bill will be introduced in the Lok Sabha tomorrow and the existing one withdrawn the congress has informed the BJP.
The BJP moved a privilege motion against Home Minister P Chidambaram today for speaking to the media outside the Parliament when it was in session.
There are speculations that the Parliament may extend the winter session from December 27-29
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said the government is working "day and night" to give shape to the Lokpal Bill.
The Cabinet will meet on Sunday to discuss and possibly amend the Lokpal bill to reach a consensus on the issue so that it can be tabled in the Parliament on Tuesday.
Both the houses of Parliament were adjourned for the day after the Opposition disrupted the proceedings demanding Home Minister P Chidambaram's resignation.
The government has been advised by the opposition to exercise caution and not to pass the Lokpal in haste as it will have long term repercussions.