Mumbai: The spouse of Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut arrived on the workplace of the Enforcement Directorate in Mumbai on Saturday as she was summoned by the company in reference to the Patra Chawl land case. The MP`s spouse Varsha Raut was summoned by the central company on Friday after the ED officers raided the Shiv Sena chief`s house on Sunday and after detaining and questioning him (Sanjay Raut) for a number of hours, arrested him within the early hours on Monday and produced him earlier than a particular periods courtroom which directed to ship him to the ED`s custody until Thursday.
Raut is an in depth aide of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.
Previous to his arrest, Sanjay Raut`s brother had stated, “Sanjay Raut has been arrested. BJP is afraid of him and received him arrested. They haven’t given us any paperwork (concerning his arrest). He has been framed.”
In the meantime, one other FIR was registered towards Sanjay Raut in Mumbai for allegedly threatening Swapna Patkar, the spouse of Sujit Patkar who’s believed to be an in depth aide of the Shiv Sena MP.
The case was registered on the Vakola police station underneath sections 504,506 and 509 of the Indian Penal Code. An audio clip had gone viral by which Raut was allegedly heard threatening Swapna Patkar.
Notably, Swapna Patkar can be a witness within the Patra Chawl land case in connection to which the ED detained Raut after conducting a raid at his residence.
In keeping with sources, ED officers seized Rs 11.50 lakhs unaccounted money from his residence throughout the raids. Quickly after the ED officers detained him in reference to the Patra Chawl land rip-off case, the Shiv Sena chief stated that he “gained`t be cowed down”.
Chatting with media individuals, Raut stated, “False expenses and paperwork are being framed towards individuals. All of that is being completed to weaken Shiv Sena and Maharashtra. Sanjay Raut gained`t be cowed down. I can’t go away the social gathering.”
On June 28 this yr, Sanjay Raut was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in reference to the prevention of the cash laundering case pertaining to the Rs 1,034 crore Patra Chawl land rip-off.
Raut is being probed in reference to the re-development of Mumbai`s Patra Chawl.
In April this yr, the ED had connected immovable properties value Rs 11.15 crore, together with a flat at Dadar, held by Sanjay Raut`s spouse Varsha and eight land parcels at Kihim close to Alibag, collectively held by the latter with Swapna Patkar.