India requests eight countries to provide evidence in multi-million AgustaWestland chopper deal scam
In February 2010, then ruling Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government awarded a tender to Italian industry group Finmeccanica's AgustaWestland for 12 choppers for VVIP use.
A file photo of AgustaWestland (AW101) VVIP Airforce Helicopter. The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday witnessed fiery exchanges between the Congress and BJP Members during the debate on AgustaWestland chopper deal. PTI Photo