Lalit Modi stokes fresh controversy, targets Varun Gandhi; BJP MP terms allegations ‘baseless’

New Delhi(web team): In a fresh salvo, former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi has alleged that Bharatiya Janata Party leader Varun Gandhi had offered to get Sonia to help him in lieu of 60 million dollars.

Taking to micro-blogging site, in a series of tweets, Lalit Modi said, “Mr. Varun Gandhi came to see me at my house a few years ago and said he can settle everything in @INCIndia with with his aunt. He wanted me to meet her sister from Italy. I heard him next I heard from our common friend who introduced us that auntie wants 60 million dollars. Told them whaaaat are u nuts go HKG a kite. Can he deny that. I hope he does.”

Asking Varun Gandhi to clarify, Modi tweeted, “Did u or did u not come to my house in london. Whilst staying at the Ritz hotel in lon a few years ago – the auntie he refers to is #soniagandhi. The sister is #soniagandhi sister – just for clarity.”

He further added, “Please Mr. Varun Gandhi – let the world know what you told about what auntie wants – witness is our good friend world renowned astrologer.”

However, Varun Gandhi denied Lalit Modi’s claims and termed it ‘baseless allegations’.

Please mr @varungandhi80 – let the world know what you told about what auntie wants – witness is our good friend world renowned astrologer.

Earlier, Lalit Modi dropped a bombshell, saying he met Priyanka Gandhi and Robert Vadra in London last year.

In a series of tweets, Modi had said, “Happy to meet the Gandhi Family in London. I had run into Robert and Priyanka separately in a restaurant – they were with Timmy Sarna. He has my no. They can call me. Will tell them what I feel about them exactly. Will mince no words. Will make no deal. But tell them witch hunt will now make them realize I was.”