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he Wanted Reasons, Here Are Ten

October 7, 2018


The Defence Minister is an innocent person.

She does not know many things that happened concerning the Rafale deal before she took over on September 3, 2017. She appears to have even overlooked her own schedule of daily engagements.

The Rafale aircraft deal between the governments of India and France was announced by the prime minister in Paris on April 10, 2015, and an agreement was signed on September 23, 2016. It has kicked up a controversy and a demand for an enquiry. Recently, the defence minister asked, ‘Why should I order an enquiry?’

Giving her the benefit of doubt that we always extend to innocent persons, I think it is only fair to supply the reasons.

Here are 10 reasons:

1.). The governments of India and France had entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) under which India would . . .