Rahul Gandhi: PM Narendra Modi is running the government of few industrialists

Rahul reached Mumbai on Tuesday where he was welcomed by the party leaders and volunteers at the airport.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: November 16, 2016 2:21 pm
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Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is addressing party workers in Bhiwandi, Maharashtra, soon after he was granted bail by a local court in a criminal defamation case filed against him for his alleged remarks that the RSS was involved in Mahatma Gandhi’s murder. The bail was granted on a personal surety.

The case will be heard next on January 30, which is incidentally the date when Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in 1948.

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The case has been filed by a local Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh functionary, Rajesh Kunte, claiming that the Congress vice-president during an election rally on March 6, 2014 blamed the RSS for killing Mahatma Gandhi.

Earlier, the Supreme Court had stayed the proceedings against Rahul but the latter withdrew his petition from the court in September saying he would face the trial. The move came after the apex court refused to interfere in the criminal proceedings pending against Rahul in the trial court. He submitted before the court that he “stood by every word of his statement”.

Rahul reached Mumbai on Tuesday morning where he was welcomed by the party leaders and volunteers at the airport. He left for Bhiwandi on Wednesday morning as the apex court had also declined his plea to exempt him from personal appearance before the court.

 

Namit Hans November 16, 201611:49 am

Those who are real black marketeers, those who have Rs 10-20000 crore, those who go with Modi in planes, action should be taken against them: Rahul

Namit Hans November 16, 201611:40 am

Namit Hans November 16, 201611:40 am

No investigation is ordered against PM Modi’s industrialist friends: Rahul

Namit Hans November 16, 201611:39 am

PM Narendra Modi will take your money and give it to a few industrialists. He is running their government: Rahul Gandhi on demonetisation

Namit Hans November 16, 201611:39 am

I am happy that i am fighting against these people. The ones i am fighting want to suppress all the citizens of India: Rahul Gandhi

Namit Hans November 16, 201611:38 am