Govt effort to end Parliament stalemate fails to take off

New Delhi: An attempt by the government to break the deadlock in Parliament by calling an informal meeting with opposition parties on Thursday failed to take off

Leader of Congress party in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge said that if the Prime Minister of the Speaker calls an-all party meeting they would go

Kharge said that leaders of opposition parties would meet and discuss the issue

The leaders of several opposition parties then held a meeting in the chamber of leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad

Earlier, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said that an informal meeting had been called and the government is ready to listen to the concerns of the opposition parties.