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Congress raises doubts over 'suspicious black trunk' in PM's Modi's chopper

Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma asked the prime minister to come clean on the issue and said the EC should inquire into the contents of the trunk

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma addresses a press conference, at AICC Office in New Delhi. File photo: PTI

The Sunday demanded a thorough probe into the of a "suspicious black trunk" in Modi's helicopter during his visit to Chitradurg in

asked the to come clean on the issue and said the EC should inquire into the contents of the trunk.

He said the Congress' unit has already filed a complaint with the EC in this regard.

"We saw there were three more choppers escorting the prime minister's helicopter. After landing, a black trunk was taken out and whisked away in a private car which was not part of the SPG cascade," he alleged.

Sharma also asked Modi to give an account of his five-year rule to the people of the country.

First Published: Sun, April 14 2019. 14:30 IST
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