Terming Jayanthi Natarajan's charge of specific requests on green clearances as a "serious issue", Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said he would review the files where allegations of extraneous influence have been mentioned.
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has hit out at the Congress after a letter written by former environment minister Jayanthi Natarjan, in a letter to Sonia Gandhi, accused Rahul Gandhi of interfering in her work as a minister.
Jayanthi Natarajan quit the Congress on Friday, after a letter written by her to party president Sonia Gandhi on November 5, 2014 was published in the media. Jayanthi, in the letter, accused Rahul Gandhi of interference while she was environment minister in the Manmohan Singh government.
Attacking the BJP and AAP for failing to focus on the poor, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Thursday said his party was the only one to understand Delhi`s need for development must include the youth and find place for the poor.
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday accused BJP of inciting riots in poll-bound states and said not a single such incident had happened in the national capital during his party's 15-year rule.
In the wake of his remark that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was interested in "personal PR", Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday came under a sharp attack from the ruling dispensation as it slammed his "ill- informed and amateurish" views and quoted Swami Vivekananda to suggest that he should "arise, awake and realise the truth".