The Congress aims to reap electoral benefits in the Lok Sabha polls by getting Anti-Corruption Bills such as Judicial Standards and Accountability Bill, Whistle Blowers Protection Bill and Time Bound Delivery of Goods and Services and Grievance Redressal Bill passed in the Parliament.

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"It will be my effort till the end to see the Anti-Corruption Bills which are necessary, at least some of them are passed,” Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath said.

There are also reports that Ordinance route may be taken if six Anti-Corruption Bills are not passed in the Parliament.

"We are extremely keen on seeing these bills are passed. We are running out of time. We are talking to other parties and hope that they agree for an extension of the session,” party spokesman Shashi Tharoor said on Thursday.

The Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill 2014, after being cleared by the Rajya Sabha on Thursday amid protest, will now be sent to President Pranab Mukherjee for his consent.


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