Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Rahul appears before CJM court

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday personally appeared before a lower court in Guwahati in response to a summon issued to him in connection with a defamation case.

Accompanied by top AICC leaders, former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and APCC president Ripun Bora, Gandhi arrived at the Kamrup Chief Judicial Magistrate Court premises where he appeared to defend the defamation case filed against him by a RSS activist.

A RSS worker field the defamation case against against Gandhi last year where the CJM summoned Gandhi to appear before the court on Thursday.

The RSS volunteer alleged that Gandhi’s statement on RSS in New Delhi tarnished the organization’s image which needed to be judged by the court.

Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

Ekhon Nedekha Nadir Xiphare on screen!

12 Sep 2012 - 4:19pm | editor
After months of will-it-wont-it, Ekhon Nedekha Nadir Xiphare' will hit the silver screen on Friday. Produced by National Film Development Corporation on Majuli river island, the total budget of the...

108 yr old building gutted in fire

27 Apr 2014 - 8:32am | AT News
Properties worth crores of rupees along with a 108 year old building reduced to ashes when a devastating fire broke out in Guwahati on Sunday.The fire broke at Lakhtokia area in Fancybazar in the wee...

Disaster mock drill at Tinsukia

31 May 2013 - 8:24pm | Ripunjoy Das
Oil India Limited (OIL) on Thursday conducted offsite disaster mock drill at its Makum Oil Collecting Station (OCS) in upper Assam's Tinsukia district to check the...