New Delhi. A day after the Law Enforcement (ED) Directorate issued a brand new summons to her nephew Abhishek Banerjee, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee mentioned on Wednesday August 31, 2022 that she would have left politics a lot earlier if she had identified that the present coverage could be so “dirty”. The: ED summoned Abhishek Banerjee to appear before his officers on Friday as a part of his ongoing investigation into the coal smuggling rip-off.
“I joined politics to serve society… But now I feel like I would have left politics much sooner if I had known earlier that current politics would be so dirty where me and my family members would have to deal with so many slanderous counterfeits,” IANS quoted Mamata as saying.
The Trinamool Congressional (TMC) supremo additionally mentioned that if her relations acquired discover from any of the central authorities’s investigative companies, she would battle them legally, though it has develop into a ‘troublesome matter’ as of late.
“If my family is notified (from the central agencies), I will fight it legally, even though it has become difficult these days. I have faith in the judiciary,” the chief minister mentioned.
If it’s confirmed that I have encroached on a property, it may be bulldozed
Reacting to the latest Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed in a divisional bench of the High Court in Calcutta, demanding a central company investigation into the belongings of his relations, Mamata Banerjee mentioned that if anybody can hint a property within the identify of him or anybody of his relations by illegally encroaching on authorities land, that individual will have the liberty to demolish that property utilizing a bulldozer.
The CM of West Bengal additionally mentioned that she didn’t help anybody to acquire properties illegally.
“If it is proven that I have encroached on a property or helped someone to do so, it can be razed,” she added.
“Not even my permission will likely be required for this. I have requested the Chief Secretary of State to conduct an unbiased investigation into the matter. If there’s a single allegation towards any member of my household of occupation unlawful land, that involved member of the family will likely be accountable,” she mentioned.
(With contributions from the company)