Salman Khurshid, who took over as Law Minister, today said that he will discuss the issue of the resignation of Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam with the Prime Minister and take a decision after getting directions from him.
“I will take up the issue with the Prime Minister. After receiving necessary directions, I hope to decide on the matter soon,” he told reporters in reply to a question.
Khurshid has already said he could also discuss the issue with Subramaniam.Talking to reporters yesterday, he had said, “Why should I not talk to anyone…but as a lawyer, I must say I have not received the brief. I will have to go through the issue.”
Terming the entire episode as “unfortunate”, the minister said he will first go through the entire details and the “various versions” available before deciding on anything.