HYDERABAD: BRS MLC in Telangana Ok Kavitha, who was summoned by the ED, mentioned on Wednesday she would cooperate absolutely with the investigative company however would search authorized recommendation on the deposition date in view of her proposed dharna in assist of the Women’s Reservation Bill in Delhi on March 10. Kavitha mentioned “these bullying tactics” in opposition to her father and Chief Minister Ok Chandrasekhar Rao and BRS battle wouldn’t deter them.
In an announcement right here, she claimed she was summoned by the Directorate of Law Enforcement (ED) to offer proof on March 9 “in light” of her proposed starvation strike at Jantar Mantar in Delhi in assist for the Women’s Reservation Bill on March 10.
“As a law-abiding citizen, I will cooperate fully with investigative agencies. However, due to dharna and pre-scheduled appointments, I will seek legal opinions on the date I attend,” he mentioned. she declared.
“I would also like the ruling party in the Center to know that these bullying tactics against the fight and the voice of our leader CM Shri KCR and against the entire BRS party will not deter us,” Kavitha mentioned.
Under the management of Chief Minister KCR, the BRS will proceed to battle to reveal the failures of the BJP and lift the voice of a brighter and higher future for India, she mentioned.
Telangana would “never bow to” the anti-people regime in Delhi, she claimed.
“Let me also remind power brokers in Delhi that Telangana has never bowed and will never bow to the oppressive anti-people regime. We will fight fearlessly and hard for the rights of the people,” she mentioned.
The Enforcement Branch summoned Kavitha in reference to a cash laundering case associated to alleged irregularities in Delhi’s excise coverage. Kavitha, 44, was requested to testify March 9 earlier than the federal company within the nation’s capital.
Kavitha had determined to stage a one-day starvation strike in New Delhi on March 10 to push for the introduction of the Women’s Reservation Bill in Parliament.
Meanwhile, the ruling BRS attacked the NDA authorities on the Center over the ED summoning Kavitha, alleging it was an abuse by investigative companies.
Telangana Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy has alleged that the prosecution of Kavitha is a vindictive motion because the BJP is unable to tackle KCR.
Why the Center is silent on the “Adani problem” and why the ED, CBI and revenue tax aren’t exploring it, he mentioned in an announcement.
Satyavati Rathod, the state minister for girls and little one welfare, alleged that the ED motion was an try and muzzle the voice of Kavitha who was proposing to undertake a protest in Delhi in assist of the Women’s Reservation Bill. BJP is nervous after CM KCR turned TRS into BRS, she claimed.
BJP State Chairman and Bandi MP Sanjay Kumar took problem with Kavitha’s feedback that Telangana would by no means bow to the “oppressive anti-people regime” in Delhi.
He questioned how the individuals of Telangana are involved in regards to the allegations in opposition to Kavitha.
“Is Kavitha engaging in illegal alcohol transactions for the good of the people of Telangana,” he mentioned, including that the BRS MLC can show its honesty in court docket.
What is the hyperlink between the investigative companies and the BJP, he requested.
Investigative companies didn’t come into existence after the formation of the BJP authorities on the Center. They had been working and investigating circumstances even when Congress and different events had been in energy in Delhi. The identical is going on now, mentioned Sanjay Kumar.