NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has written a letter to social activist Anna Hazare saying the government's focus is not just Lokpal Bill, but also electoral and land reforms.

Prime Minister's letter comes in the wake of stepped up campaign by Team Anna against the Congress in the Hisar bypoll.

Members of Team Anna have been campaigning actively against the Congress in Hisar urging voters not to vote for the Congress.

In his letter to Hazare written on Monday, PM has said, "As you are aware, we are committed to enacting a strong Lokpal law and we hope that we will succeed in this in the near future. However, our government is working on a broad agenda to fight corruption and bring in administrative reforms."

He was replying to Hazare's letter of September 21 in which he had flagged several issues including Lokpal, electoral reforms and strengthening of grass roots institutions.

"In this several legal, administrative and technical aspects will be included. Establishment of the Lokpal is part of this broad agenda," Singh said.

Referring to Hazare's demand for including the provision of right to reject candidates through the option of 'none of the above' in the voting system, saying in a democratic society a political consensus was necessary on such issues.

"Our government is actively considering various proposals related to electoral reforms. Among the proposals being considered is the 'right to reject' which you have mentioned.

"In a democratic society, a political consensus is necessary on some issues. We want to discuss several proposals on electoral reforms with all political parties and act on proposals on which there is broad agreement," Singh said.

(With inputs from PTI)
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