Prime Minister Narendra Modi should take heed to the dissenting voices and communicate extra typically in Parliament, utilizing it as a discussion board to disseminate his views to persuade the Opposition and inform the nation, felt former president Pranab Mukherjee.
Based on Mr Mukherjee, the mere bodily presence of the prime minister in Parliament makes an amazing distinction to the functioning of this establishment.
“Whether or not it was Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Atal Bihari Vajpayee or Manmohan Singh, every of those former PMs made their presence felt on the ground of the Home.
“PM Modi, now in his second time period, should take inspiration from his predecessors and supply seen management, by way of his enhanced presence in Parliament to keep away from conditions that had precipitated the parliamentary disaster we witnessed within the first time period,” Mr Mukherjee wrote in his memoir “The Presidential Years, 2012-2017” which he accomplished earlier than his demise final 12 months. The e book, printed by Rupa Publications, launched on Tuesday.
PM Modi, Mr Mukherjee stated, should “take heed to the dissenting voices and communicate extra typically in Parliament. He should use it as a discussion board to disseminate his views to persuade the Opposition and inform the nation”.
He stated in the course of the UPA years, he would resolve tough points by remaining in fixed contact with the chief of the Opposition and senior leaders of each the UPA and the NDA.