TWO WEEKS after questioning PDP chief and former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday summoned her mom Gulshan Ara for questioning.
Gulshan Ara, who lives with Mufti at her Srinagar residence, has been requested to current herself on April 15. “Sure, she has been summoned,” Mufti confirmed to The Indian Categorical.
ED officers on Thursday visited Fairview, Mufti’s residence in Srinagar, and served a discover on her mom, asking her to current herself earlier than company officers on April 15 at its workplace in Srinagar.
The ED had questioned Mufti for a number of hours at its Srinagar workplace on March 25. After her questioning, Mufti had instructed reporters that she was requested questions concerning the sale of their ancestral land in South Kashmir. She had referred to as it an try to silence the opposition by the BJP-led authorities on the Centre.
The PDP stated the newest summons is a sequel to the one despatched to Mufti in an try to silence her. “That is a part of the plan to silence her and cease her [Mufti] from representing and voicing the feelings of the individuals,” PDP chief spokesman Suhail Bukhari instructed The Indian Categorical. “The Enforcement Directorate first tried to query her and once they noticed there may be nothing sticking her, they’ve issued summons to her mom.”
The mainstream political events in valley, particularly the PDP, have been voicing concern over the instances being filed by central companies such because the NIA, CBI and ED in opposition to mainstream political leaders.