He mentioned the Congress has uncovered itself by linking, what its chief spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala referred to as the “greatest financial institution fraud”, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led authorities, because the probe has revealed your complete rip-off occurred through the UPA dispensation.
That is one other “feather” within the already overburdened cap of blatant corruption of the Congress, Trivedi alleged.
“The Congress ought to inform us, what was its position within the greatest rip-off? It’s believed that the corporate’s promoters had shut relations with a former political adviser to the Congress president,” Trivedi mentioned in a press convention.
What has been described as Rs 22,000 crore rip-off began in 2012 and the corporate’s mortgage was restructured in March 2014 within the final days of the UPA authorities, he mentioned citing the CBI report.
He mentioned that an audit report uncovered the “wrongdoings” in 2016, and the BJP authorities took an motion in opposition to it.
The CBI had on Tuesday mentioned it had issued look-out notices in opposition to Rishi Kamlesh Agarwal, the previous chairman and managing director of ABG Shipyard, and eight others in a financial institution fraud involving Rs 22,842 crore.
It additionally gave different particulars associated to the alleged fraud.
Taking a swipe at Surjewala for his sturdy phrases in opposition to Modi, Trivedi requested if the identical condemnation was relevant to former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Sonia Gandhi.