New Delhi: The government today assured agitating MPs that their concerns on salary hike would be addressed, NDA convenor Sharad Yadav said in the Lok Sabha, a day after several opposition parties conducted a ‘mock’ Parliament.
Yadav made the statement during Zero Hour, shortly after he along with RJD chief Lalu Prasad and SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley, BJP deputy leader Gopinath Munde and BSP leader Dara Singh Chauhan met Leader of the Lok Sabha Pranab Mukherjee.
“The matter regarding the hike of salary of MPs has been resolved,” Yadav said, apprising the House of the meeting.
“The House will now function as per rules,” he said.
The leaders also conveyed their concerns over the manner in which the Medical Council of India Bill was passed in the Lok Sabha without discussion.