Tahlka News Desk
New Delhi: Renowned lawyer Ram Jethamalani has said he will not charge any fee from his cleint Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal if he cannot pay my fees will work for free. He came to the controversy after kejriwal govt attempting to pay a 3.8 crore bill for the civil and criminal defamation case brought against him by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
Indian lawyer Ram Jethmalani age 93 who is fighting a defamation case defending kejriwal in both a criminal and a civil case files by Finance Minister Arun Jaitely in year 2015. The Delhi CM had accused Finance Minister, who is also a noted lawyer, of financial irregularities when he was president of the Delhi and District Cricket Association or DDCA. Jaitley has sought Rs. 10 crore in damages.
On Tuesday Jethmalani quoted that everyone knows that I charge only to the rich people and would not treat Kejriwal as on of his poor clients and will appear for him free.
Pointing Arun Jaitley for the controversies, he said, "All this is instigated by Arun Jaitley as he is afraid of my cross-examination."
For criminal defamation case Delhi CM Arvind kejriwal and other five AAP leaders were put on trail on march 25.