Ranchi: National General Secretary and MP of the BJP Bhupendra Yadav said that after Narendra Modi came into power the Congress started misleading the people by speaking lies. Addressing a press conference at the state BJP headquarters here Mr
Yadav said that history has it that whenever the issue of security of the nation has arisen all political parties rise above their political ideologies for the sake of the nation.
He accused the Congress of doing wrong with the nation. “The Congress party not only mislead the people by speaking lies over the Rafael deal but also played with the security of the nation,” he said adding that due to the acts of the Congress party the neighbouring state managed to collect information regarding the preparations of the Indian army. Mr Yadav sad that in the year 2005 itself it was decided to buy the Rafael jets for which tender was issued at international level. The many national level committees after holding many deliberations and investigations had approved for the purchase of Rafael jets, he said adding that the need of these type of jets was felt during the Kargil war but the Congress party kept the matter in cold storage.
He said that the Modi government gave final shape to purchase these jets and all necessary procedure was adopted. He said that the Supreme Court was also provided all necessary documents after which the apex court was also satisfied over the issue and said that when the SC is satisfied with the procedure than what was the need for a joint parliamentary committee to conduct an investigation into its deal. Mr Yadav said that when antinational slogans were raised in JNU campus than also Rahul Gandhi had stood by them and also deliberately spoke lies over the Rafael deal. He said that soon all the dealings in the Augusta Westland Helicopter deal would out in the open.