30.1 C
New Delhi

ED raids Raj CM brother Agrasen Gehlot’s premises raided in connection with 160cr fertilizer scam


Share post:

After the ‘alleged’ Mauritius money scam which pulled out skeletons from the wardrobe for the Congress party, another scam unearthed by a leading news channel has put the Gehlots in a fix. According to a report by Times Now, the grand old party with its trusted aide Ashok Gehlot in Jaipur exported subsidised fertilizers for a whooping amount of ₹160 cr. The Enforcement Directorate has unearthed this scam and is further probing the matter.

The ED raided the premises of Ashok Gehlot’s brother earlier in the day in the connection with fertilizer scam case. As per the complaint and charge sheet filed by the Customs department, the ED has registered a criminal case under Prevention of Money Laundering Act.

It is to be noted, that amidst the political stalemate between Rajasthan CM and his once-aide Ex-Dy CM Sachin Pilot, the former’s son and his partner’s office premises were also searched last week

The premier probe agency raided 13 locations including Ashok’s son Vaibhav Gehlot and his partner’s firm as part of investigations in the decade old fertilizer scam.

Author – Saptashree Tripathy


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Trump Assassination Attempt – US Presidential Elections will change dramatically

Donald Trump survived a weekend assassination attempt days before he is due to accept the formal Republican presidential...

PM Modi’s visit to Russia – Why West is so Worried and Disappointed?

The event of Russian President Vladimir Putin giving royal treatment to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his two...

An open letter to Rahul Gandhi from an Armed Forces veteran

Mr Rahul Gandhi ji, Heartiest Congratulations on assuming the post of Leader of the Opposition in Parliament (LOP). This...

Shocking Win for Left Wing – What Lies ahead for France?

France's far-right National Rally was widely expected to win this snap election, but instead they were beaten into...