NEW DELHI — The Samajwadi Party chief and former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, in a tweet in Hindi’ on Wednesday, dubbing the Enforcement Directorate as ‘Examination in Democracy’ said, in politics the opposition is required to clear this exam when the government fails.
Amid the ongoing questioning of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi by the ED in the National Herald case, Akhilesh said in a tweet, “The meaning of ED is now Examination in Democracy’. In politics, the opposition is required to clear this exam. When the government fails, it announces this exam. Those who have prepared well are neither afraid of written-reading exam nor verbal exam…And you should never be afraid.”
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is summoned by the Enforcement Directorate for questioning in the National Herald case for the third consecutive day on Wednesday.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi, who is currently admitted to Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi due to Covid-related issues, has also been summoned by the ED for questioning in the case on June 23.