synaptic package manager crashes
E: Encountered a section with no Package: header
E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/dl.google.com_linux_earth_deb_dists_stable_main_binary-i386_Packages
E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened.
This is the error when i give in apt-get install updates
Is there any way we can uninstall and re install the same