WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India
Jan 17, 2018, 08.35 AM
A court in Bhiwandi has asked Congress President Rahul Gandhi to be present in the court on April 23 for framing charges against him in connection with a defamation case.
The court granted him exemption after his lawyer presented an exemption application. Gandhi was supposed to be present in the court today.
A defamation case was filed against Congress president Rahul Gandhi for making a comment on RSS.
At a rally in Thane in March 2014, he had said: "RSS people killed Gandhi".
Rahul Gandhi RSS defamation case in Bhiwandi : Court sets a new date for framing of charges against Rahul Gandhi as he was not present in court today, court allowed exemption application by his lawyer and directed Rahul Gandhi to remain present on 23rd April. #Maharashtrapic.twitter.com/rJIMHAIgxj