New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) president JP Nadda on Wednesday mentioned the protests by Congress leaders and supporters weren’t a `satyagrah` however solely geared toward defending the Gandhi ‘Parivar’ (household). He, nevertheless, insisted that the Gandhi household should face the legislation. On the opposition`s allegations of misuse of energy, Nadda mentioned that if anybody felt so, they might method the courts.
“This isn’t a Satyagrah. It’s an try to cover the reality behind all these protests. These protests are neither for the nation nor for his or her celebration. That is simply an try to save lots of one household,” Nadda mentioned.
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The BJP chief mentioned that the highest Congress leaders ought to reply the questions requested by the investigation companies. However this household thinks of itself as being above the legislation and by no means likes to take questions from anybody, he added.
‘Any try and hold a household above the legislation won’t work’: JP Nadda
“Simply now the Supreme Court docket upheld the validity of the assorted provisions of the Prevention of Cash Laundering Act (PMLA) and the ED`s jurisdiction. The legislation is taking its course and any try and hold a household above the legislation won’t work on this nation,” Nadda mentioned.
He emphasised that the Congress ought to respect the structure and the legislation of the land. “ED or another company works based on the legislation. The ED has to this point recovered scams value crores, and if the Congress individuals really feel that the Centre is misusing their energy they’re free to method the courts,” he added.
ED questions Congress chief Sonia Gandhi
Nadda’s feedback come within the backdrop of Congress protests in opposition to the questioning of the celebration`s interim president Sonia Gandhi by the ED. Congress MPs initiated a protest march from the Parliament to Vijay Chowk in Delhi.
Sonia Gandhi was summoned for the third time on July twenty seventh by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for questioning in reference to a cash laundering case linked to the Nationwide Herald newspaper. She reached the ED workplace accompanied by her daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.