new Delhi. A Delhi court docket has imposed a nice of 5 thousand rupees on senior Congress chief and MP from Thiruvananthapuram.
Congress MPs didn’t seem in court docket for a defamation case attributable to which they’ve been fined. A case has been registered in opposition to him by BJP chief Raj Babbar as he allegedly made a scathing assertion on Shivalinga to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Significantly, BJP chief Babbar had filed a criticism within the court docket alleging that Tharoor had given a press release citing an article at an occasion held in Bengaluru in October 2018 that Prime Minister Modi is sort of a scorpion sitting on a Shivling. <! –
In this controversial article, the creator quoted an RSS supply as saying that Modi is sort of a scorpion sitting on a Shivling. They can’t be faraway from there in any method. Expressing his frustration, that supply in contrast Modi to a scorpion.
The BJP chief stated in his criticism that Tharoor made a controversial assertion based mostly on this text. Earlier within the listening to on November 14, the court docket stayed the bailable warrant issued in opposition to Tharoor. On November 13, the court docket issued a bailable warrant in opposition to him as he had not appeared within the court docket. On August 7, the court docket reserved its order on framing of defamation expenses in opposition to him.