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"Speaker has rights under rules. But some members are concerned that other committees' meetings are at the same time and only ours is cancelled.
I have written to her and I want it to be confidential," miffed Tharoor told ANI.
The meeting, which was to be organised for February 9 was expected to examine a former army chief, a former foreign secretary and a former ambassador, besides a cyber expert.
Explaining the reason behind the cancelation of the meeting, Lok Sabha Speaker Mahajan, said, "Many members raised concern as the meeting was called on a very short notice. The Budget discussion and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's statement scheduled for the day (February 8) are among other reasons behind the cancellation of the meeting.
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