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"'Sadak ka gunda'? Is that the language a senior politician uses against our Army chief?" she asked.
However, Dikshit soon offered an apology. But he came under attack from the BJP, which asked the Congress to take action against the former MP.
Saying that the BJP was shocked over Dikshit's remark, Sitharaman added: "Even when he withdrew the comments that he had made, there is no sense of apology. He sticks to his position, there is no correction about the attitude with which he has spoken."