RS to discuss chopper deal tomorrow
The AgustaWestland chopper deal had its echo in the Rajya Sabha today with BJP demanding a discussion on the issue and government agreeing to have it tomorrow."We are ready for a discussion on the issue tomorrow,"Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Shukla said after BJP insisted on an immediate discussion on the issue.
Raising the issue during Zero Hour, Prakash Javadekar (BJP) said, "The whole nation is being robbed. Everyday we are reading such stories. There are reports that kickbacks to the tune of Rs 400 crore were paid...It's a shame. It is a question of nation's pride."