Audio clip attempt to fabricate facts, no discussion on Rafale in cabinet or any other meeting: Parrikar

Panaji, Jan 2: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday alleged that the audio clip released by the Congress party was an attempt to fabricate facts after their ‘lies’ were exposed by the Supreme Court verdict on Rafale deal.

In a tweet, the Chief Minister said,’The audio clip released by the congress party is a desperate attempt to fabricate facts after their lies were exposed by the recent Supreme Court verdict on Rafale. No such discussion ever came up during Cabinet or any other meeting.’

The Congress on Wednesday alleged that Mr Rane had made a sensational disclosures unravelling corruption in Rafale deal.

Talking to reporters in New Delhi, All India Congress Committee (AICC) media incharge Randeep Surjewala released an audio clip of Mr Rane’s conversation with a person giving details of the meeting of the state cabinet last week.

However, Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane claimed that the audio clip was doctored and demanded inquiry.

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