Enforcement Directorate’s (ED) summon to senior party leader Mallikarjun Kharge in connection with the National Herald case. Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Kharge was summoned by the central probe agency during the working hours of Parliament, a day after the ED ‘temporarily sealed’ the premises of the Young Indian Pvt Limited (YIL) located in the Congress-owned National Herald building in Delhi.
It’s been 6.5 hrs and our senior leader and LoP Mallikarjun Kharge, who was summoned by ED in the middle of the (Parliament) session, is still with ED. It’s regretful; he was supposed to host a dinner at 7:30 pm for Opposition’s VP candidate Margaret Alva,”
This is pure harassment. Modi govt has created this drama before Congress’s protest rally tomorrow in all states against inflation, unemployment & GST on edibles… many security forces were deployed y’day outside Sonia Gandhi’s residence & AICC’s HQs: Congress MP Jairam Ramesh.
BJP in its counter-attack on Congress alleged that the party is trying to spread “anarchy” and “abusing and intimidating” the ED. “They will first engage in looting and then try to spread anarchy in the country. Congress leaders are abusing and threatening the investigation agency. Sonia Gandhi and Rahul should know that they are not above law. The country is governed by the Constitution,” BJP spokesperson.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerji left Kolkata for a four-day trip to New Delhi, to attend niti ayog progrrame.Banerjee is primarily visiting New Delhi is to take part in the NITI Aayog session, but the sources stated that a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi was likely on the cards.