Amid rising clamour for Maharashtra Dwelling Minister Anil Deshmukh’s resignation following extortion prices levelled in opposition to him by former Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh, the Nationalist Congress Celebration (NCP) on Sunday mentioned there isn’t any query of Deshmukh’s resignation, stating that the wrongdoer might be punished because the ATS is investigating the Antilia bomb scare case in addition to Thane-based businessmen Mansukh Hiren’s homicide case.
“There isn’t any query of Anil Deshmukh’s resignation. The ATS is investigating (Antilia case and Mansukh Hiren case) and we consider the wrongdoer might be punished,” ANI quoted NCP chief Jayant Patil as saying.
Earlier within the day, Patil met NCP supremo Sharad Pawar to resolve on the long run plan of action within the wake of the controversy.
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The NCP chief, who additionally held separate conferences with Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut, informed the media that allegations levelled in opposition to Deshmukh require an in-depth probe.
Calling the allegations levelled in opposition to Deshmukh “critical”, the NCP supremo mentioned the ultimate choice on the previous lies with Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.
The previous Mumbai Police chief has claimed Deshmukh needed officers to gather Rs 100 crore month-to-month from bars and inns in Mumbai.
The Dwelling Minister has, nevertheless, rubbished all allegations as baseless.
The Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) has cornered the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi authorities in Maharashtra and demanded Deshmukh resignation.
Former chief minister and BJP chief Devendra Fadnavis has alleged that the NCP supremo was attempting to avoid wasting the state authorities within the wake of the controversy whereas categorically stating it’s not attainable “with out the data of the Chief Minister and Dwelling Minister”.
Ambani Bomb Scare Case and Mansukh Hiren’s Dying:
Earlier on February 25, a Scorpio with explosives and a risk observe was discovered deserted close to Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani’s Antilia residence. The car was upon investigating traced to a Thane-based auto elements supplier Mansukh Hiren, who had apparently filed a criticism of lacking automobile on February 17.
Hiren, who claimed that the car had been stolen few days again, was discovered useless in a creek at Thane on March 5. His spouse claimed that her husband had given the SUV to Sachin Vaze, the primary investigating officer within the bomb scare case in November final yr, which the officer returned within the first week of February.