Launching a scathing assault on the prime minister, Gandhi was quoted by ANI as saying: “Modi had mentioned I’m the chowkidar of the nation, so this chowkidar put the cash of youth and the air power within the pockets of Anil Ambani, who has a debt of 45, 000 crore on him, identical to Vijay Mallya (sic).”
Gandhi additionally questioned the federal government, asking why HAL was denied the Rafale contract and the contract was handed over to Ambani’s Reliance Defence, a agency which Gandhi mentioned was arrange ten days previous to when the deal was made.
“HAL was given the Rafale contract to generate jobs. HAL had 70 years of expertise, Anil Ambani had 10 days,” Gandhi mentioned.
Earlier within the day, the Congress president had tweeted, “To each Air Power officer and Jawan who has served India, to the household of each martyred Indian fighter pilot and each one who ever labored for HAL, we hear your ache. We perceive how you are feeling. We’ll deliver to justice all those that dishonoured and stole from you.”
Gandhi has been accusing the Modi authorities and the prime minister of indulging in crony capitalism moreover violating procedures within the Rafale deal.
On Monday, he had mentioned the nation’s chowkidar (Modi) snatched cash away from the poor and handed it over to industrialist Anil Ambani.
With inputs from companies