Hitting out at BJP leader Subramanian Swamy , Arun Jaitley posted a scathing tweet on Twitter saying, "An unfair and false attack on a disciplined civil servant in the Finance Ministry."
Hitting out at BJP leader Subramanian Swamy for his attack on Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley posted a scathing tweet on Twitter saying, “An unfair and false attack on a disciplined civil servant in the Finance Ministry.”
An unfair and false attack on a disciplined civil servant in the Finance Ministry
— Arun Jaitley (@arunjaitley) June 23, 2016
Swamy in his tweet has accused Shaktikanta Das for having a property deal case pending against him for assisting PC swallow Mahabalipuram prime locations.
Subramanian Swamy has been making headlines for quite some time but for all the wrong reasons.
After asking PM Narendra Modi to sack Raghuram Rajan immediately as he is ‘unfit’ for the job, he yesterday sought CEA Arvind Subramanian’s sacking for allegedly taking anti-India stance when he was an IMF economist in Washington prior to joining the Finance Ministry.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley debunked Swamy’s call for sacking Subramanian saying “Government has full confidence in CEA. His advice to government from time to time has been of great value”.
Reacting to which today he said that he will “suspend” his demand for sacking the chief economic advisor if the government considers him patriotic despite his attempts in the past of trying to twist India’s arm.
If an Indian?, held patriotic, can advise a foreign nation where he works, to twist India’s arm, is to be forgiven, then I suspend my demand
— Subramanian Swamy (@Swamy39) June 23, 2016