Bharti apologizes for Modi-paid media remark
Posted on Jan 26 2014 | IBNS
New Delhi, Jan 25 : Delhi Law Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti on Saturday apologized for alleging that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi pays the media for defaming him.
"I apologize if my statement hurt anyone. I did not mean what was projected. I respect the media. Media is a crucial pillar in our democracy," said Bharti.
"I withdraw my comment," he added.