The recent controversy over Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj's alleged connection with former IPL chief Lalit Modi, a prime accused in IPL money laundering case, is inviting brickbats from all quarters. And the war of words has erupted, complete with accusations and justifications.

Sushma jee said in the Parliament:

Leader of opposition and Congress president Sonia jee replied

Swaraj poked further

Sonia, had her response ready

But then Swaraj said

Which didn't get much appreciation from Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi.

Here is some more from what Meddam Swaraj said

And then the mother of all accusations

The highly theatrical, rhetorical political drama has just begun. We're going to wait and watch what lies next.

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