Taking a jibe at PM Modi, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh in series of tweets asked if celebrating Yoga Day on June 21 was a way of remembering death anniversary of RSS founder, Hedgewar.
Lalit Modi’s lawyer confirmed the approach and said he sought advice on ‘how the case should be handled’ as ‘someone higher-up wanted to know’.
Modi has been billed for a little over Rs 1 crore for the two rooms he booked for himself during the four-month period.
Congress accused PM Narendra Modi of ‘conspiratorial silence’.
There is no doubt that this Narendra Modi govt has been protecting people with black money,” Gogoi said.
The Sushma Swaraj-Lalit Modi affair holds television captive.
The party is planning to gherao the CM’s residence on Thursday to press for its demand for her resignation, sources said.
Chidambaram Wednesday said the NDA government should ensure he returns to India to face a probe by the Enforcement Directorate.
Lines between India’s political and cricketing establishments have been blurred. Modi-Sushma controversy is a warning.
Lalit Modi said that his passport was illegally cancelled by senior Congress leader P Chidambaram but was given back to him by the honourable high court.
Congress passed a resolution in a meeting in Udaipur on Wednesday demanding her resignation as well as that of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.
Lalit Modi accused Congress and Chidambaram of making him a target of “political vendetta”.
Sharma said the government’s top leadership was involved in helping Modi and asked ‘who decided not to appeal’ in his passport case.
The official said the minister was also going about her daily schedule in a ‘business-as-usual’ manner.
“Raje and Sushma supported me when my wife was sick… It was a family, a legal, whatever you may call it… we were very close, said Lalit Modi.