George Fernandez claimed with a sigh.
"The Navy said it needed
The Barak - I conceded,
But I never took a bribe, why should I?"
TOI 11/10/06: CBI has lodged an FIR against former defence minister and NDA convenor George Fernandes and former navy chief Sushil Kumar, accusing them of receiving Rs 2 crore and a few lakhs as kickback in the Rs 1,150-crore Barak anti-missile defence system deal with Israel. Read about it here