New Delhi, July 14
Congress chief Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday mentioned she could be vacating her authorities lodging in Lodhi Estate right here by August 1, terming as “fake news” stories that she had sought extra time to take action.
The authorities had on July 1 issued an eviction discover to the Congress chief, asking her to vacate the 35, Lodhi Estate bungalow earlier than August 1.
Taking to Twitter, she termed as “Fake news”, stories that she has requested the federal government to grant her extension and that she has been granted one.
This is FAKE NEWS.
I’ve not made any such request to the federal government. As per the eviction letter handed to me on the first of July, I can be vacating the federal government lodging at 35 Lodhi Estate by the first of August.https://t.co/GkBO5dkaLs
— Priyanka Gandhi Vadra (@priyankagandhi) July 14, 2020
“This is FAKE NEWS. I have not made any such request to the government. As per the eviction letter handed to me on the 1st of July, I will be vacating the government accommodation at 35 Lodhi Estate by the 1st of August,” she mentioned in a tweet.
The Ministry of Housing and Urban Development had final week served a discover on her to vacate the mentioned premises earlier than August 1 as she not comes beneath SPG safety cowl.
“Consequent to withdrawal of SPG protection and grant of Z+ security cover by MHA, which does not provide for allotment or retention of government accommodation on security grounds to you, the allotment of type 6B house No. 35 Lodhi Estate is hereby cancelled wef July 1. One month concession period on same rent till August 1 is allowed as per rules,” the Housing Ministry discover had mentioned. —PTI