Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday lauded defence minister over his speech in Rajya Sabha. Yes indeed he shown parliamentary acumen and presented Facts. He may not be efficient in poetic tones but is way more efficient in presenting facts. That’s what he did in Rajya Sabha!

Yesterday’s speech by RM @manoharparrikar in the Rajya Sabha was one of the best speeches, displaying best parliamentary traditions. PM Narendra Modi

 

HIGHLIGHTS MANOHAR PARRIKAR’S STATEMENT IN RAJYA SABHA DURING DISCUSSION ON AGUSTAWESTLAND DEAL

After Narendra Modi govt took over, CBI & ED have been rigorously pursuing all aspects of investigations, CBI registered an FIR in matter on March 12, 2013 based on reference made by defence ministry on Feb 12, 2013, UPA instead of taking action against company, wrote to external affairs ministry, embassy and court.

Benchmark cost given by CNC was unreasonably high, had provided no realistic basis for price negotiations. Inquiry will focus on roles of those named in the judgement of Italian court. Field trial in India was extremely important because topographical conditions here differ from that in US and UK.

It appears an “invisible hand” was guiding the action or inaction of CBI and ED