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Chidambaram flays Modi for claiming victory over SC order on Sonia, Rahul

IANS  |  New Delhi 

on Wednesday said the BJP-led government "deserves to be thrown out" over "claiming victory" for the allowing the to reopen tax assessment of and his mother in connection with case.

A day after the order, campaigning in poll-bound claimed the court decision was a "victory of the honest" and credited a "chaiwala" (himself) for taking to court those who have been running the country for four generations (Nehru-Gandhi family).

Chidambaram took to twitter to counter Modi's assertions.

"Whoever briefed Mr. on the proceedings in the SC yesterday in the income tax cases deserves to be sacked.

"If nobody briefed him and it was the Prime Minister's own conclusion that he had 'won' in the SC, the government deserves to be thrown out," tweeted

The on Tuesday said that income tax authorities can go ahead with the reassessment of Sonia Gandhi, and others for the year 2011-2012 in a matter related to case.

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First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 18:00 IST
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