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Will raise General VK Singh's bribe claims in Parliament: BJP

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Mar 26, 2012 at 10:35am IST

New Delhi: The Opposition is set to corner the government in Parliament over Army Chief General VK Singh's claim that he was offered bribe. The Bharatiya Janata Party has given a notice for the suspension of the Question Hour.

BJP leader Prakash Javadekar said, "What General VK Singh has said is a serious matter. We will raise this matter in Parliament."

ALSO SEE I was offered Rs 14 crore bribe: Army Chief General VK Singh

Slamming the government over corruption, Javadekar said, " This shows the worst state of affairs in this country. The government is neck-deep in corruption."

Will raise Gen Singh's bribe claims in Parliament: BJP

The BJP has given a notice for the suspension of the Question Hour to discuss Army Chief General VK Singh's claims.

This came after General Singh, in an interview to national daily 'The Hindu' said, "he was offered a bribe worth Rs 14 crore by an equipment lobbyist in order to have a tranche of 600 sub-standard vehicles of a particular made cleared for purchase.

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