New Delhi: The top court today has criticised Rahul in harsh terms and sought explanation for his wrong statement.Chief Justice stated that the Supreme Court has never told Narendra Modi a thief. The court has asked Rahul to explain on the remark.
BJP Lawmaker Meenakshi Lekhi had filed a contempt petition last week against Rahul on his verbal attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The bench observed that Rahul misinterpreted ” views, observations and findings” in the Rafale case to the Supreme Court. Rahul has to explain about his remark before April 2 to the court. “We also make it clear that this court had no occasion to record any such views or make observations in as much as what was decided by this court was the legal admissibility of certain document to which objections were raised,” the bench said.