Panaji, Dec 14 (IANS) Ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday tweeted “Satyamev Jayate” after a Supreme Court bench ruled there was no wrongdoing in the Rafale fighter jet purchase deal.
“Satyamev Jayate! #RafaleVerdict,” the Chief Minister tweeted. Parrikar was the Defence Minister when Prime Minister Narendra Modi clinched the deal during an official visit to France.
On Friday, a three judge bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi gave a clean chit to the Rs 58,000-crore deal, ruling there was no wrongdoing in the purchase of the French aircrafts as alleged by the petitioners, while dismissing the clutch of petitions.