Supreme Court issues contempt notice to Rahul Gandhi over Rafale remarks

New Delhi, April 23: The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a notice of criminal contempt to Congress President Rahul Gandhi.The court turned down a plea to close the matter. The court will also hear a Rafale review on April 30 along with this.BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi moved the apex court seeking action against Gandhi over his 'Chowkidar Chor Hai' rant.She sought time to file a reply to Gandhi's affidavit against her contempt plea.Senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for Lekhi, said that the Congress President had exhibited a reckless attitude in making such statements. 

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