Burdwan, West Bengal:
Hours after Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged that the BJP-led authorities on the Centre is towards people who find themselves “speaking the truth”.
Ms Banerjee claimed that extraordinary persons are being “tormented” beneath the BJP and because of this a number of lakhs of individuals, together with businessmen have left the nation.
“BJP is doing whatever it wants to do … It is using central agencies like CBI and the ED against those who are speaking the truth,” she stated at a programme right here.
She had made the identical cost on a variety of events prior to now.
Ms Banerjee, who can be the TMC supremo, stated, “Today I saw that a Shiv Sena leader in Maharashtra (Sanjay Rout) has been summoned by the ED. Why will it (BJP) torment ordinary people like this? Is this the way to run a democracy? “A number of lakhs of individuals and businessmen have left the nation in the previous few years,” she claimed. “You may verify this with the passport and visa workplaces,” she added.
The ED has summoned Mr Raut, a Rajya Sabha MP, on Tuesday at its workplace in Mumbai for questioning in a cash laundering probe linked to the re-development of a Mumbai ‘chawl’ and different associated monetary transactions involving his spouse and buddies.
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