War hots up: Congress, BJP accuse each other of helping Mallya | India News
Although the previous Kingfisher Airways boss clarified his declare by saying he had solely ran into Jaitley in Parliament, the political storm continued to rage with Congress MP P L Punia claiming to have seen an extended dialog between the 2.
Railway minister Piyush Goyal mentioned Jaitley had already mentioned he had snubbed Mallya and requested him to strategy bankers, and attacked Rahul, saying he ought to clarify the company-specific deal for Mallya’s agency which managed to get the advantage of its loans being “evergreened”.
“He (Rahul) must also clarify why he hid his revenue within the Nationwide Herald case and why, regardless of all of the protestations about freedom of expression, he sought a bar on reporting,” Goyal mentioned. He requested how Punia had remembered the incident greater than two years later and what precisely was he doing. “Was he eavesdropping?” he requested.
Rahul mentioned Punia noticed Jaitley sitting with Mallya in Central Corridor on March 1, 2016, and a 15-20 minute assembly occurred. The Congress chief mentioned Jaitley ought to resign.
BJP struck again, saying, “There’s a sequence of letters between RBI and SBI. They present us how the earlier dispensation underneath Sonia Gandhi was biased and saved all norms at bay to provide a candy deal to Kingfisher Airways.”