Congress president Rahul Gandhi expresses regret over ‘chowkidar chor hai’ remark

In his reply in Supreme Court, Rahul Gandhi said “my statements were used and misused by the political opponents.” and that he “gave the statements in the heat of the political campaigning.”

Written by April 22, 2019 12:14

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi today filed his response in Supreme court in connection with a contempt petition filed by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi over his statement on Rafale verdict.

Rahul Gandhi said that he regrets on his remark – ‘SC has agreed that PM Modi has indulged in corruption in Rafale deal – was made in the heat of political campaign.’

In his reply in Supreme Court, Rahul Gandhi said “my statements were used and misused by the political opponents.” and that he “gave the statements in the heat of the political campaigning.”

The Supreme Court will hear the matter tomorrow.