File photo of Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.
The Centre had recently asked Priyanka Gandhi to vacate her bungalow in Lutyens’ Delhi within a month, following the withdrawal of the Special Protection Group (SPG) cover for her.
- Last Updated:July 14, 2020, 10:28 AM IST
New Delhi:Calling a news report on her government accommodation ‘fake’, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi on Tuesday clarified that she will vacate the 35, Lodhi Estate Bungalow by August 1 as per the eviction letter.
“This is FAKE NEWS. I have not made any such request to the government. As per the eviction letter handed to me on the 1st of July, I will be vacating the government accommodation at 35 Lodhi Estate by the 1st of August,” she tweeted.
Her statement came after an IANS report said that “PM Modi has allowed Priyanka Gandhi to retain the Lodhi Estate bungalow for some more time”.
The report stated: “In a remarkably statesman like move, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has agreed to a request to allow Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to retain the 35, Lodhi Estate Bungalow for some time. Just when people thought there is w