Rahul appeals for passage of anti-graft laws

Belgaum (Karnataka), Feb 15 (IANS) Congress vice president Rahul Gandi Saturday appealed to the opposition parties, especially the BJP, to allow the passage of six crucial anti-corruption bills in the ongoing parliament session. "I once again appeal to the opposition parties, mainly the Bharatiya Janata Party to support us in passing the six pending bills, which will strengthen our resolve to fight corruption," Gandhi said at a rally here, about 500 km from Bangalore.

The six draft legislations, which are part of the government's anti-graft framework are - the Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2013, the Prevention of Bribery of Foreign Public Officials and Officials of Public International Org