New Delhi, Jul 4 (UNI) Following is the text of the letter sent by the Left parties today to the UPA government on the Indo-US nuclear deal standoff.
Dear Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Convenor, UPA-Left Committee on Nuclear Issue, Various pronouncements are being made by leaders of the ruling coalition and some Union Ministers that the Government is going ahead with the nuclear deal.
We wish to know definitely whether the Government is proceeding to seek the approval of the safeguards agreement by the Board of Governors of the IAEA.
Please let us know the position by 7th July, 2008.
The letter has been signed by Mr Prakash Karat (CPI-M), Mr A B Bardhan (CPI), Mr Debabrata Biswas (Forward Bloc) and Mr T J Chandrachoodan (RSP).
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