Pawar attack issue raised during Cabinet meet

New Delhi: The attack on Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar figured in the Cabinet meeting on Thursday.

The New and Renewable Energy Minister Farooq Abdullah raised the issue during the Cabinet meeting here on Thursday evening. Other Cabinet ministers shared his concern over the attack on one of their colleagues.

Abdullah also raised the issue of a news channel showing Cabinet note on FDI in retail which had been circulated earlier to the members.

The Cabinet ministers have from time to time expressed their ire over leaking of details of their meetings to the media. They have not only aired these views but also taken it up in the Cabinet meetings and demanded that their colleagues should not share sensitive details of the proceedings.