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Congress slams Jaitley after Mallya says he met him

IANS  |  New Delhi 

As on Wednesday said he had met Jaitley before leaving the country, the took a dig at him dubbing him as "fiscal mismanagement blog minister".

The party also said that the is running a "tour, travels and immigration" agency for "loot, scoot and settle abroad" brigade.

"After reveals his 'consultation meetings' before his smooth escape, with - one thing is clear - BJP is running 'tour, travels and immigration' agency for 'loot, scoot and settle abroad' brigade," Randeep Singh Surjewala tweeted.

The fugitive liquor baron, wanted in for his alleged role in a multi-crore bank loan fraud case, claimed on Wednesday that he had met the before leaving in 2016 and made an offer of settlement.

"I had a scheduled meeting in I met the before I left...repeated my offer to settle with the banks. That is the truth," he told reporters outside a where he is contesting an extradition case filed by Indian authorities.



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First Published: Wed, September 12 2018. 20:04 IST