New Delhi, June 20: Subramanian Swamy (BJP leader), who is well known person for giving shocking and controversial statements and this time he has done it yet again.
Subramanian Swamy targeted Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi this time, he has said that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was caught with 1.60 lakh dollar and white powder (Drugs) by USA police in 2001.
Subramanian Swamy BJP well known leader has given this statement while defending embattled Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, who is embroiled in the ‘Lalitgate’ controversy these days.
According to Hindi daily recent report, BJP Leader Swamy who had come at Jodhpur court for defending Asaram Bapu said that Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje did not do anything wrong in IPL former chief Lalit Modi controversy “.
“To help someone in getting Indian passport does not fall in the category of any crime”, furious Swamy added in his statement.
Supporting Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje, peeved Swamy said that, “when congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was caught by US police with 1.60 lakh dollar and white powder (Drugs) by USA police in 2001”.
“Sonia Gandhi had called up then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. It was Vajpayee who then rang up American President Jorge Bush and got Rahul Gandhi released” Swamy who reportedly had reiterated this statement many a times in the past may face flak from the Opposition.
Earlier, Subramanian Swamy termed CM Vasundhara Raje ‘Jhansi ki Rani’, who is “capable of sailing through any controversy on her own”.
On asking about why party leaders left her to fend for herself, Subramanian Swamy said, “She is capable of protecting herself very well. She does not need to any support of any party cadre. “What Vasundhara Raje did was just a small favour to an old friend on humanitarian ground, which was not a crime”, Swamy statement.