New Delhi:: The daughter of Telangana Chief Minister Ok Chandrashekar Rao and Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) MLC Ok Kavitha, who has been summoned for questioning by the Directorate of Law Enforcement (ED) within the alleged rip-off on the alcohol on March 11 attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his closeness to Gautam Adani, calling on the nation to reject “rule of one nation, one friend”. Attacking the Centre, Kavitha mentioned the “dual-engine government” that the BJP is dangling within the nationwide elections “actually represents Pradhani and Adani Sarkar”. His brother and Telangana minister KT Rama Rao mentioned in Hyderabad that Adani was Modi’s “benami”.
Kavitha, nonetheless, assured that she was cooperating absolutely with the company and mentioned she would reply all questions, including that “if things get out of hand, then the courts will be approached”. While talking to ANI, Kavitha mentioned, “I’m prepared to offer all of the solutions. The reality will stay the reality. got here right here and invested. So they need my title to be dragged there in some way.”
Alleged receipt of bribes
Central investigative companies have alleged that Kavitha benefited from bribes from Delhi’s now withdrawn liquor coverage wherein Aam Aadmi occasion chief Manish Sisodia was arrested.
Reiterating her place on the companies working within the nation, she mentioned, “I’ll cooperate with all establishments, however there isn’t any legitimacy and transparency in these companies, be it CBI, ED or others. They are not impartial. 10 years, the assaults on the opposition have confirmed it. Agencies are biased. “I will cooperate fully and answer all questions, but if things get out of hand then the courts will be contacted,” she added.
Kavitha launched a scathing assault on the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) and mentioned the opposition within the nation was “oppressed” and “harassed” by the BJP for talking out. Addressing a press convention forward of her protest and go to to ED, she mentioned: ‘The twin engine sarkar, which truly means ‘Pradhani and Adani Sarkar’, solely works for the profit of a number of. -only a number of, and subsequently the opposition is oppressed and harassed for elevating their voices.”
In an announcement, she mentioned she would seem earlier than the company on March 11. “You can be assured of my full cooperation in this matter,” she mentioned.
BJP National Vice Chairman DK Aruna mentioned: “Wherever there’s corruption, ED do not go PM Modi, they’re scared of PM Modi as he mentioned in 2014 earlier than he fashioned the federal government himself that they’d not spare corruption Investigative companies do their job, wherever there’s a grievance What is the BJP’s function on this?
“Condemning the arrest of Manish Sisodia, BRS MLC mentioned, “I don’t want to touch upon this. The conduct of the companies is completely unconstitutional. There was mistreatment and we condemn the arrest. The arrest was additionally condemned by our occasion.”
“People should believe that if a white color crime is committed, the emergency service can be trusted. However, people have lost confidence after the actions of the emergency service. It is unfortunate that Mr. Sisodia is arrested .”
The ED and the CBI had alleged that irregularities had been dedicated in altering the excise coverage, that undue favors had been granted to licensees, that license charges had been waived or decreased and that the L-1 license had been prolonged with out the approval of the competent authority. Beneficiaries diverted “illegal” earnings to accused officers and made false entries of their books to evade detection.
As per the allegations, the Excise Department had determined to refund the earnest cash deposit of round Rs 30 crore to a profitable bidder in opposition to the set guidelines. Although there was no enabling provision, a waiver of the tendered license charges was permitted from December 28, 2021 to January 27, 2022, as a consequence of COVID-19.
This is alleged to have prompted a loss of Rs 144.36 crore to the Treasury, which was instituted on a referral from the Union Home Ministry following a suggestion from Delhi Lieutenant Governor Vinai Kumar Saxena.
Sisodia was arrested by the CBI on February 26 as half of an ongoing investigation right into a case referring to alleged irregularities within the improvement and implementation of the National Capital Territory of Delhi’s excise coverage. (GNCTD).
On March 6, Special Judge MK Nagpal remanded Sisodia to 14 days in custody after noting the expiration of CBI custody within the case, noting that the investigation didn’t require his custody. seen in the meanwhile, however that it might be requested later if needed.
New Bill Push To Women’s Reservation
Meanwhile, Kavitha mentioned a starvation strike will likely be held within the nation’s capital on March 10 and 18 political events mentioned they’d participate within the protest launched to demand the introduction of the reservation invoice. of ladies within the present session of Parliament. .
Elaborating on the strike, Kavitha mentioned: “The strike will begin at 10 a.m. and proceed till 4 p.m. About 18 events will be a part of tomorrow. We anticipate events to maintain their factors of view. We additionally invited Congress.”
“We have the complete list of upcoming holidays. I can share it. Yechury ji will start the fast. Priyanka Chaturvedi from Shiv Sena will also join us. Apart from that, there will be several women’s organizations who have been working on this bill,” she added.
Insisting that the broader political curiosity have to be put aside on the difficulty, she mentioned: “Women make up 50% of the nation’s inhabitants and I’ve famous their downside. The views of totally different events on the difficulty are essential. “This is an important and historic opportunity. The BJP has the majority, they can easily pass the bill,” she added.
MLC Kavitha has known as on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Murmu to make the Women’s Reservation Bill a actuality with a 33% reservation because the BJP nonetheless has periods earlier than the tip of its time period.