Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today said the National Herald case is “hundred per cent political vendetta coming out of PMO” This is their way of doing politics but declared that he has full faith in the judiciary.
He also rejected the charge that Congress was using Parliament to threaten judiciary saying “it is the other way round”.
“One hundred per cent political vendetta. Pure political vendetta coming out of PMO. It is their way of doing politics. Pure 100 per cent vendetta,” Gandhi told reporters outside Parliament.
He said he has full faith in the judiciary. “I have full faith in judiciary. We will see at the end what comes out. Truth will come out.”
Asked about Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu’s charge that Congress was using Parliament to threaten judiciary (by disruption), he said, “It is the other way round. Who is threatening judiciary. We all know.
However, he added, “I have full faith in judiciary. Truth will come out.”
Yesterday also, in Chennai, as the National Herald case involving Congress’ top brass snowballed, a defiant Rahul Gandhi had charged the BJP with adopting “vendetta politics” and vowed to continue questioning the Narendra Modi government and not “budge an inch.”
“Let them do what they want. They can do whatever they want to. I am not going to budge one inch. The same questions I am asking the Prime Minister (Modi) or the government, I am going to continue asking them,” Rahul