Published On: Sep 23, 2018
This happens to be the most frontal attack by Rahul Gandhi on PM Narendra Modi, accusing him of corruption in the Rafale deal. This has suddenly raised temperatures across the political spectrum, with leaders from both sides exchanging charges, counter-charges and resorting to name-calling.. While it was expected that there would be a gradual buildup of political tension ahead of the 2019 general elections, the developments related to the Rafale deal has led to a sudden rise in bitterness. The social media teams of the two sides too have taken the battle to an entirely new level.