Shiromani Akali Dal to vote against UPA GovernmentJuly 15th, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, July 15 (ANI): The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) will vote against the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government during the floor test in Parliament.
Speaking during a press conference here, Punjab Chief Minister and SAD leader, Prakash Singh Badal said that the Central Government has not informed SAD on the India- US civil nuclear deal and never discussed this issue with Punjab government at any level.
He said that SAD is united on this issue and there is no need to issue any whip to party’’s MPs regarding this.
The party has eight members in the Lok Sabha who can play a crucial role during the confidence vote. (ANI)