New Delhi, Charging the ruling BJP led NDA Government at the Centre of working not for common man but ‘Conmen’, the Congress on Saturday demanded an independent court monitored probe into the escape of industrialist Vijay Mallya from the country.
Talking to reporters here, AICC spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill said,’after the coming into cloud of the role of a CBI Joint Director in facilitating the escape of Mallya, it is not possible to have trust in either the government or the investigating agencies.
Therefore, the Congress demands an independent investigation in the matter. We want this probe to be held under the monitoring of the court.’
Charging the ruling BJP lead NDA Government at the Centre of working not for common man but ‘Conmen’, Mr Shergill said, ‘23000 cases of bank frauds have been registered in the last four years. Total amount looted from these bank frauds is Rs 90000 Cr. 23 fugitives have escaped while the Modi Government was snoozing.’
The party demanded that investigation be launched to find out who in the Modi government helped these 23 fugitives escape.’Investigation must be launched to find out who in the Modi government helped these 23 fugitives escape:Accountability should be fixed on PM Modi and the Finance Minister for the loot of Rs 90000 Cr of public money and escape of 23 fugitives under their watch,’ ‘Mr Shergill said.
‘The Prime Minister should inform the country through Parliament that by when these fugitive offender will be brought back to the country and how will the public money that they have looted be recovered from them,’ he said.