National Herald Case|ED|Sonia Gandhi| The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will question Congress President Sonia Gandhi on July 21 in a money laundering case related to the National Herald newspaper. On this occasion, expressing solidarity with Sonia, her party will perform across the country. According to sources, the Congress has called a meeting of senior leaders on Thursday morning in view of the appearance of Sonia Gandhi, in which the further strategy will be decided.
Many big leaders including Ashok Gehlot in Delhi
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and many other senior leaders and MPs of the party are present in Delhi. Sources say that many office-bearers and workers of Indian Youth Congress and the National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) are also reaching Delhi. Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh tweeted, “The Congress party will protest across the country tomorrow, expressing collective solidarity with its leader Sonia Gandhi, against the manner in which the political vendetta against our top leadership by the Modi-Shah duo continues. ‘
Security beefed up at Congress headquarters and ED office
In view of the questioning of Sonia Gandhi, the Delhi Police has beefed up security near the Congress headquarters and the ED office. A blockade was put up at 24 Akbar Road. Sonia Gandhi (75) was earlier issued a second summon by the ED for June 23, but she could not appear on that date as doctors after being admitted to the hospital due to COVID-19 and lung infection He was advised to take rest at home.
Notice of appearance was issued on June 8
The Congress President was earlier issued a notice to appear on June 8, but was summoned for June 23 after he was found infected with the coronavirus. The ED had questioned Sonia Gandhi’s son and former Congress President Rahul Gandhi in this case for more than 50 hours in several sessions spanning five days. The probe pertains to alleged financial irregularities in Congress-promoted Young Indian Pvt Ltd, which owns the National Herald newspaper.
Income Tax Department took cognizance of Subramanian Swamy’s complaint
The questioning of Sonia, Rahul was initiated late last year after the ED registered a fresh case under criminal sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). Earlier, a trial court had taken cognizance of the Income Tax Department’s investigation against Young Indian on the basis of a private criminal complaint filed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy in 2013.
The Congress President was given a notification to show up on June 8.
Public Herald Case|ED|Sonia Gandhi| The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will address Congress President Sonia Gandhi on July 21 in a tax evasion case connected with the National Herald paper. On this event, communicating fortitude with Sonia, her party will perform the nation over. As per sources, the Congress has assembled a conference of senior pioneers on Thursday morning considering the presence of Sonia Gandhi, wherein the further technique will be chosen.
Numerous huge pioneers remembering Ashok Gehlot for Delhi
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and numerous other senior pioneers and MPs of the party are available in Delhi. Sources say that numerous office-carriers and laborers of Indian Youth Congress and the National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) are additionally arriving at Delhi. Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh tweeted, “The Congress party will dissent the nation over tomorrow, communicating aggregate fortitude with its chief Sonia Gandhi, against how the political grudge against our top authority by the Modi-Shah couple proceeds. ‘
Security expanded at Congress central command and ED office
Considering the scrutinizing of Sonia Gandhi, the Delhi Police has expanded security close to the Congress central command and the ED office. A bar was set up at 24 Akbar Road. Sonia Gandhi (75) was prior given a second call by the ED for June 23, however she was unable to show up on that date as specialists subsequent to being confessed to the clinic because of COVID-19 and lung disease He was encouraged to take rest at home.
Notice of appearance was given on June 8
The Congress President was before given a notification to show up on June 8, however was called for June 23 after he was viewed as contaminated with the Covid. The ED had addressed Sonia Gandhi’s child and previous Congress President Rahul Gandhi for this situation for over 50 hours in a few meetings traversing five days. The test relates to supposed monetary abnormalities in Congress-advanced Young Indian Pvt Ltd, which claims the National Herald paper.
Personal Tax Department took discernment of Subramanian Swamy’s objection
The scrutinizing of Sonia, Rahul was started toward the end of last year after the ED enrolled a new case under criminal segments of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). Prior, a preliminary court had taken perception of the Income Tax Department’s examination against Young Indian based on a confidential criminal objection documented by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) pioneer Subramanian Swamy in 2013.