So Rahul Gandhi finally spoke and made sense at the same time. And he did that in the Lok Sabha – the reactor of India’s democracy.
His headline grabbing phrase? ‘Fair and Lovely’.
Everyone in Congress and all the parivarik bhakts (family devotees) were like:
But wait a minute. Something is not right here. How can Rahul Gandhi make such a smart remark?
Turns out that he plagiarized. Yup, Ram Jethmalani took to his blog to expose Gandhi’s act of plagiarism.
The seasoned lawyer provided evidence
that the Fair and Lovely remark was made by him in a 2011 article against the then finance minister P Chidambaram on the issue of black money. And then Jethmalani in the characteristic humour of an advocate wrote: