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'Dynast' lords over 'sinking dynasty' of Congress: Arun Jaitley

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Hitting out at party's allegations against the government on the fighter deal, Jaitley said the rival political party is spreading falsehood to sustain its "sinking dynasty."

Without naming anybody, Jaitley in a series of tweets made an obvious reference to the Rahul Gandhi, calling him a 'dynast' who lorded over the 'slave' mentality' of other leaders.

"How many lies need to be peddled to sustain a sinking dynasty?" tweeted Jaitley.

"The 'slave' mentality of senior leaders of convinces them that they must only sing the song scripted by the dynast. A contrarian opinion will cost them their political career. When the dynast speaks lies, they all join the chorus," he tweeted.

"In relation to the deal where thousands of crores of public money has been saved, a new falsehood is manufactured on a daily basis. The latest is in relation to the present CAG and his participation in the decision-making process of Rafale," tweeted Jaitley.

"I say this without fear of contradiction that no file or paper relating to the transaction ever reached him nor was he in any way, directly or indirectly, associated with the decision making on defence purchases," he wrote on the

Congress on Monday asserted that facilitated loot in Rafale deal as according to a media report he had removed the anti-corruption clause from the controversial fighter jet deal.


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First Published: Tue, February 12 2019. 22:21 IST