Everything you need to know about the bofors arms deal scandal that took place during the indian national congress' term in 1986. Bofors company: firstly 'bofors' is a swedish arms manufacturing company long back in 1986 india's defence ministry bought howitzers for its army's artillery units from this manufacturer for rs 1,500 crore.
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Chronology of the bofors scandal - the bofors gun deal, signed between the indian government and the now defunct swedish arms company ab bofors 21 years ago, has once again come to haunt the government and politics of this country. The bofors scandal was a major political scandal that occurred between sweden and india during the 1980s and 1990s, initiated by indian national congress (congress party) politicians and implicating the indian prime minister, rajiv gandhi , and several other members of the swedish and indian governments who were accused of.
Ibnlive takes you on a comprehensive walk through the 25 years since the arms purchase scandal first rocked india. India news: new delhi: the cbi today moved the supreme court (sc) challenging a 12-year-old delhi high court verdict closing the bofors case. What is the bofors scam case bofors scandal: after 12 years, cbi seeks govt nod to appeal against clean chit in case bofors scandal rocks parliament.