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Rahul dares Modi to answer queries over Rafale

IANS  |  New Delhi 

on Wednesday asked Modi to "be a man" and answer queries raised by him over the fighter deal.

Respect for women in the Indian culture begins at home, he said hours after Modi hit out at opposition leaders accusing them of "insulting" Nirmala Sitharaman, the first woman to occupy the post, and said the opposition parties will have to pay a price for it.

"With all due respect Modi Ji, in our culture respect for women begins at home. Stop shaking. Be a man and answer my question: Did the and object when you bypassed the original deal? Yes? Or No?," Gandhi tweeted.

Addressing a public meeting in Agra, Modi had said that the country has seen how the opposition leaders tried to disrespect in the when she was exposing their bundles of lies bit by bit, referring to the debate in the on the deal.

"They (opposition) were left so baffled that they are now bent on insulting a woman This is not just an insult to the but an insult to women and women power in the country. Such irresponsible leaders will have to pay a price for it," Modi said.



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First Published: Wed, January 09 2019. 21:52 IST