New Delhi: The Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Mr. Sushil Kumar Modi filed an offense case against Rahul Gandhi for his statement that "all thieves have Modi in their surnames", the former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi, has now threatened to sue the Congress president. On Friday, Lalit Modi said that Congress President Rahul Gandhi will be taken to a UK court by him. However, the reality is the Gandhi family looted India for five decades, added Modi, he tweeted.
Lalit Modi is the man who started the IPL. He was ousted as the IPL chairman in 2010 after the commencement of the third edition for financial irregularities. The former IPL honcho had fled the country after being charged with money laundering.
The senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, Sushil Modi on Thursday, had told reporters that his lawyer registered the case in the Chief Judicial Magistrate's (CJM) court in Patna against Gandhi under Section 500 of the Indian Penal Code. Lalit Modi lodged a case against Rahul Gandhi as it "it defames and hurts the sentiments of everyone who has the Modi surname".