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Rahul takes dig at Modi over Finance Ministry's functioning

IANS  |  New Delhi 

on Tuesday took a dig at Narendra Modi's functioning by penning a tweet in the form of a letter from Modi to the Minister Jaitley.

While Jaitley has undergone treatment for kidney-related problems and is awaiting a kidney transplant, Secretary is on leave for over a fortnight.

Gandhi tweeted: "Dear FM, As you are indisposed and Secretary (Hasmukh Adhia) is on vacation with his Guru on a quest for inner peace, I have decided to shut the till further notice. The PMO will take all financial policy decisions as before. "

He also attached a news story headlined "expected to collapse - with Jaitley out of action, going on leave with a baba."

"Jaitley had not attended office for a month. Adhia has also taken leave for an unusually long period of 16 days to go for a yoga/meditation holiday with his Guru Swami Visharadanand Saraswathy to Mysuru. Adhia will be on leave from May 5 to 20. is expected to officiate in his absence," the news report said.



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First Published: Tue, May 08 2018. 20:32 IST