The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) searched premises associated with the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president DK Shivakumar and his brother DK Suresh on Monday morning.
A prove from CBI talked about it has registered a case against the MLA on the allegations of possession of disproportionate sources to the tune of ₹74.93 crore.
CBI talked about “It’d be recalled that Karnataka Govt issued a Notification united states6 of DSPE Act and it turned into once adopted by a Notification united states5 of DSPE Act issued by Govt of India after which CBI had before the whole lot registered a Preliminary Enquiry all the procedure in which thru March, 2020 against the talked about MLA and others within the subject.”
Shivakumar claimed that “This raid is a continuation of BJP’s vendetta politics against me. Congress turned into once combating on behalf of parents ever since coronavirus pandemic and exposing the failures of BJP Govt. Such raids gained’t close me from combating against injustice. We’re going to engage against such tactics within the court docket of the folk.”
The CBI prove talked about “On Monday searches were conducted as of late at 14 locations including Karnataka, Delhi, Mumbai on the premises of talked about MLA and others which resulted in recovery of cash of ₹57 lakh and quite lots of different incriminating paperwork including property paperwork, monetary institution associated records, pc laborious disk.”
By-polls in Teach
The searches map at the same time as Shivakumar is leading the advertising campaign for by-polls for two meeting seats — RR Nagar and Sira — scheduled for November 3.
Senior Congress chief and Chief of the Opposition Siddaramaiah tweeted “@BJP4India has repeatedly tried to know pleasure in vindictive politics & mislead public consideration. The most contemporary CBI raid on @KPCCPresident @DKShivakumar’s apartment is one other strive to derail our preparation for by-polls. I strongly condemn this.”
Randeep Singh Surjewala, AICC Popular Secretary in-fee of Karnataka talked about “The insidious game of intimidation & machinations of Modi-Yeddyurappa duo being done by a puppet CBI by raiding @DKShivakumar gained’t deter us. CBI needs to be unearthing the layers of corruption in Yeddyurappa Govt. Nonetheless, ‘Raid Raj’ is their handiest ‘Machiavellian Creep’ !”
Congress birthday party in Karnataka tweeted “Elections raise the supreme out of our Govt businesses CBI-IT-ED are performing fixed election obligations across the country for @BJP4India. Why safe these businesses turned into hyper spicy handiest forward of elections ? This proves they’re taking orders handiest from their political bosses.”
Reacting sharply to Congress birthday party’s response, Karnataka unit of BJP tweeted “There had been no CBI – IT – ED raids on any @INCIndia leaders all the procedure in which thru 2014 & 2019 Lok Sabha Elections. Mild CONgress turned into once decimated within the Elections. Even @RahulGandhi lost very badly from Amethi. Any answer, dear @INCKarnataka? WHY are your leaders panicking if they’re Saints?”