India's new govt aims to remove uncertainty for investors - law minister

NEW DELHI Tue May 27, 2014 3:33am EDT

NEW DELHI May 27 (Reuters) - The new Indian government's goal is to remove uncertainty and provide investors a stable fiscal and legal policy, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters on Tuesday.

Disputes between the Indian government and a slew of multinational companies including Vodafone Group Plc have deterred investors in Asia's third-largest economy. Vodafone has begun arbitration proceedings in a more-than-$2 billion tax dispute. (Reporting by Rajesh Kumar Singh and Devidutta Tripathy; Editing by Sunil Nair)