AgustaWestland Row: PM Modi scared of arresting Sonia Gandhi, says Kejriwal

New Delhi: The Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, on Saturday, slammed the Narendra Modi led Central government for the inaction against Congress President Sonia Gandhi, despite her name has landed in the AgustaWestland chopper scam.

Kejriwal said that the Centre is scared of taking action against Sonia Gandhi.

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Addressing an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) protest at Jantar Mantar over the AgustaWestland scam, Kejriwal said: “Why is the central government not arresting Sonia Gandhi when she is involved in the AgustaWestland scam – because Modi does not have the courage to arrest her.”

Mentioning that the scam came to light two years back, Kejriwal said, “What has the central government done in the last two years? Modi ji promised to fight against corruption but he has betrayed the nation by not taking any action against the AgustaWestland scam accused.”

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Kejriwal on Friday had taken potshots at the central government for not taking any action against the accused in the AgustaWestland scam.

The bribery charges in the chopper deal has rocked parliament with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party at the Centre and the opposition Congress trading charges.

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