New Delhi, Jul 8
The central authorities’s order of a probe into transactions of trusts linked to the Nehru-Gandhi household is a “natural” end result of knowledge introduced out within the public area lately, the BJP stated on Wednesday.
BJP common secretary P Muralidhar Rao additionally rejected the cost that the federal government’s determination is politically motivated, saying it might not have waited for six years had this been true. Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led authorities got here to energy in 2014 and received a second mandate in 2019. “These transactions are in public domain…Our government is committed to transparency. It is natural to investigate these transactions after so much information was recently brought out in public domain,” Rao advised reporters.
He stated the Congress management ought to cooperate with the investigation.
An inter-ministerial crew has been arrange by the federal government to coordinate probe into the alleged violation of assorted legal guidelines like cash laundering and overseas contributions by three Nehru-Gandhi household linked trusts, together with the Rajiv Gandhi Foundation (RGF). PTI