New Delhi, Oct 8: Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had called for a Union Cabinet meet on Wednesday, Oct 8 to discuss the ongoing violence in the state of Orissa. The Cabinet will also discuss the recent attack and violence against Christians allegdely by Bajrang Dal in India.
An influential section of the UPA, including Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav and Minister for Steel Ram Vilas Paswan, might call for a ban on the Bajrang Dal. The role of the Bajrang Dal will be discussed as a part of the Home Ministry report sought by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The advocacy has gained heft with the Samajwadi Party transforming itself into a supporter of UPA.