Hollande’s statement, Rahul’s tweet “orchestrated”-Jaitley

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Delhi: Questioning the timing of the statement by former French President Francois Hollande that came days after Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s August 30th cryptic tweet warning of “some big bunker buster bombs in the next couple of weeks” with regard to the controversy surrounding the Rafale deal, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday alleged that it was not a mere coincidence that the Opposition leaders of the two countries were speaking in one voice on the controversial Rafale issue.Connecting the September 21 statement made by former French President Hollande on Rafale in which he said the French side was asked by the Indian government to go with Reliance as an Offset partner, and a tweet by Rahul Gandhi on August 30 warning of impending news “in the next couple of weeks”, Jaitley said that the two statements may have been `orchestrated’ as they are in perfect rhythm with each other.