Sushma Swaraj, who has been battling demands for her resignation over alleged ‘quid pro quo’ in relation to Lalit Modi, has denied any wrong doing in the case.
Regarding Anderson’s case, Chidambaram said the BJP and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley did not tell Parliament the whole story.
The Congress reaction came a day after an adjournement motion in the Lok Sabha was negatived after a four-hour debate which witnessed attacks and counterattacks by the Union Ministers and Rahul Gandhi.
Your letter pointedly refers to the dissent note submitted by three members of the Congress and rebukes them.
“There are three versions of the ‘intervention’ by Ms Swaraj. We would like to know who is speaking the truth? British High Commissioner (James) Bevan or British MP Kieth Vaz or Minister Sushma Swaraj?” he said.
The escort car was severely damaged, while the Congress leader’s car suffered some minor damage, they said.
Then, Plato and Aristotle, and now Mr Tsipras. How did Greece fall so low?
Chidambaram Wednesday said the NDA government should ensure he returns to India to face a probe by the Enforcement Directorate.
“Why did the MEA not insist that Lalit Modi should first rerun to India and face probe, said Chidambaram in a press conference adding that Sushma Swaraj’s help to a fugitive raises several questions.
Lalit Modi accused Congress and Chidambaram of making him a target of “political vendetta”.
Statistics and facts give the lie to P. Chidambaram’s ‘anecdotal evidence’ and stray remarks. If inflation had not fallen, and corruption continued, they would have figured at the top of his column.
When curious tweeple asked his son, Karti, to confirm whether it was indeed his father P Chidambaram’s handle, he replied, “Better late than never.”
Taking a swipe at finance minister Arun Jaitley, Chidambaram said that the term “tax terrorism” coined by him has “come to haunt him” now in the backdrop of tax notices to FIIs regarding minimum alternate tax.
India does not have terrorists among its agencies. And India cannot use terrorists to neutralise other terrorists: Former Home Minister P, Chidambaram on Defence Minister Parrikar’s remark.
After Rahul Gandhi joined twitter earlier this month, senior Congress leader and former Union finance minister P Chidambaram joined the micro blogging site on Sunday.