Singh should also know that Rao, as the then Home Minister, was asked not to give independent instructions as the PMO was completely seized of the matter, N V Subhash claimed.
Gujral was the 12th Prime Minister of India between April 1997 and March 1998 and propounded the 'Gujral Doctrine' of five principles for maintaining good relations with India's neighbours.
Most analysts agree with former PM Dr Manmohan Singh’s comments that mere tinkering with economic policy will not help revive India’s ailing economy and a stronger medicine is needed.
"GDP figures released today are as low as 4.5%. Aspiration of our country is to grow at 8-9%. Sharp decline of GDP from 5% in Q1 to 4.5% in Q2 is worrisome," Dr Singh was quoted as saying.
The floor test is a constitutional mechanism under which a chief minister can be asked to prove majority in the state Assembly.
The way the central government has behaved in Maharashtra, it is not certain that constitutional norms are safe in the hands of present establishment, the former PM said.
Raising the issue in the upper house, the Congress leader said the cover should be 'restored' going beyond 'partisan politics.'
Former president Pranab Mukherjee, ex-vice president Hamid Ansari, Congress leaders, MPs and party workers also paid floral tributes to the former prime minister at Shakti Sthal, her memorial.
He said that it is the duty of the Upper House to ensure that no laws are passed in an atmosphere of 'heightened emotions'.
A large number of MPs, senior Congress leaders and thousands of party workers also paid tributes to Nehru at Shanti Vana on his 130th birth anniversary.
According to sources Digvijay Singh resigned from the parliamentary standing committee on finance to make way for the former prime minister.
The president of the city unit of Congress Subhash Chopra said the chhatra and rumala were handed over to Singh, urging him to offer it at Karatpur Sahib Gurudwara for peace in the country.
The former PM also appealed to take forward the message of mutual love and respect propagated by Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev to ensure an equitable society.
In his address, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu hoped that the Kartarpur Corridor will be a shrine of peace, harmony and humanism to contribute to the realization of Guru Nanak’s universal vision.
Indira Gandhi served as the first and only woman Prime Minister of India from January 1966 to March 1977 and again from January 1980 until her assassination in October 1984.