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Rafale deal: 'When will he know?' Jaitley mocks Rahul over his 'knowledge'

Jaitley also accused the Congress of comparing "two unequals" and calling it a 'scam'

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addresses the media at North Block, in New Delhi, Thursday, October 4, 2018. Photo: PTI
File photo: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addresses the media at North Block, in New Delhi, Thursday, October 4, 2018. Photo: PTI

Taking a dig at over Rafale controversy, Jaitley Wednesday said it was foolish to compare prices of a simple flyaway with a weaponised jet.

In a series of tweets, Jaitley questioned the knowledge of Gandhi saying "How much does he know? When will he know?"

His comments come on a day when Parliament witnessed an uproar over the During the debate, Gandhi wanted to know from the government why the price of the fighter jet went up from Rs 526 crore to Rs 1,600 crore.

"Even a fool will not compare prices of a simple flyaway with a weaponised Jet," Jaitley said.

He further said that even in the offer made to the there were two different prices -- one of the flyaway aircraft and the offer of the weaponised aircraft.

Jaitley also accused the of comparing "two unequals" and calling it a 'scam'.

First Published: Wed, January 02 2019. 20:21 IST
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