Two days after targetting the government on the Rafale jet deal, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday accused Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman of doing a “flip-flop” on the secrecy clause. He alleged that there was certainly a “scam” in the controversial deal with France.
In his speech during no-confidence motion in Lok Sabha on Friday, Gandhi had launched a scathing attack on the NDA government over the deal, claiming that French President Emmanuel Macron had told him there is no secrecy pact between India and France. However, hours after the controversial claim, the French government had released an official statement confirming that a secrecy pact exists between the two countries. Read More