The suit alleged that the Congress leaders had claimed that the bank was involved in a scam to swap Rs 750 crore in scrapped notes with valid currency within five days of demonetisation in November 2016.
Last Wednesday, a lone Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist attacked a CRPF patrol team, killing five personnel. A police officer, who reached the site shortly after the attack, was sprayed with bullets the moment he stepped out of his bullet-proof vehicle.
The Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank (ADCB) and its chairman Ajay Patel had filed separate criminal defamation cases against Gandhi and Surjewala for their remarks on the bank in connection with an RTI filed on demonetisation.
Last night, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had received Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, popularly known as MBS, from the airport. A day after concluding his tour in Pakistan, the Crown Prince travelled to India on a less than 30-hour visit.
ew Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Monday said Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, through proper judicial proceedings, was declared a terrorist by the apex court and was hanged after a long-drawn judicial process, so Guru must not be eulogised by anyone. He added that the democracy of the country is well-built and strong enough to fight anything affecting the country.
New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Thursday attacked Human Resource Development (HRD) minister Smriti Irani for “lying” and giving “false” information to the nation about the Dalit scholar suicide case. Randeep said both Irani and her Cabinet colleague Bandaru Dattatreya should be sacked immediately for allegedly putting pressure on the university to suspend five Dalit students, including Rohith Vemula who committed suicide.He added that this shows that BJP and its government can go to any extent to support their people.
New Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Wednesday said that the attack on Indian Consulate Mazar-E-Sharif in Pakistan was condemnable. He said it was a matter of grave concern for the Indian Government and questioned the functioning of the intelligence. He stated that as per information the attack had been carried out by the Pakistan military. Meanwhile, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nalin Kohli said that it was a matter of concern which required being resolved at the earliest. He said the government would take cognizance of the information and take action accordingly.
New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Wednesday said the Odd-Even formula has been successful in Delhi because of the cooperation of the people in the city. He stated that the scheme of Odd-Even has been bereft of politics and hence this formula has chances of doing well. He added the Delhi Government and other political parties should take decisions keeping in mind the pollution levels of the city and keep a check on the rising levels of pollution.