• Thursday, May 26, 2022

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman misleading nation on Rafale deal alleges Congress

Nirmala Sitharaman

By: Eastern Eye Staff

The Congress on Friday accused Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman of “misleading” the nation on the Rafale fighter aircraft deal by not making public the price of the aircraft, and alleged a “cover-up”. Congress communications in-charge Randeep Surjewala said defence preparedness cannot be a subject for politicising, and accused Sitharaman of using the defence ministry premises for “political mudslinging”. “Repeated attempts at shoddy cover-up and complete non- transparency in purchase of Rafale aircraft have raised serious questions on national interests and national security by the Modi government. “You hold political press conferences in BJP offices where you indulge in political mudslinging…

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