In its defamation suits, the company had stated that the defendants had made libellous and derogatory statements against the Reliance Group and its chairman Anil Ambani over the Rafale fighter jet deal.
Rajesh Kumar, claimed to be convenor of legal cell of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Purvanchal Morcha in Delhi, told the court that he was shocked to see a tweet by Kejriwal saying that BJP members kept roaming around the country and raping Hindu girls.
Meanwhile, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, whose party is an ally of the Congress in Bihar, reacted to the deputy chief minister’s defamation threat, saying, “I openly say Sushil Kumar Modi is a thief. Let him sue me for defamation as well.”
Repeal of sedition law, omitting criminal defamation clause, setting up Court of Appeals and panel to probe complaints against judges - the party's poll promises are a mix of radical measures and much needed reforms.