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Does Congress want to save Agusta middleman, asks Amit Shah

IANS  |  Jaipur 

Accusing the party of playing negative politics, Shah on Wednesday rejected charges that extradition of middleman was a diversionary tactic and asked if the opposition wanted to save him.

Addressing a press conference here, Shah said the was left with no real issue and was hence making such allegations. He asked if it was wrong to extradite the middleman who was a prime accused in the infamous chopper scam.

"has no other issue left. Should we not have nabbed the 'bichauliya' (middleman)? Does the opposition want to save him?" he asked.

Michel, the British national and middleman in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal, was extradited to from and handed over to the (CBI) late on Tuesday.

Shah also expressed confidence that the BJP would form the government in with complete majority.

"I am sure we will form government in with full majority with Vasundhara (Raje) ji as the People in the state have rejected caste and dynasty of Congress," he said.

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First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 14:02 IST
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