New Delhi: Suspended Mumbai cop Sachin Waze has now dropped a ‘letter bomb’ and accused Maharashtra cupboard minister and Shiv Sena minister Anil Parab in an extortion racket row. In a letter written to the Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) court docket on Wednesday (April 7, 2021), Waze mentioned that an individual named Darshan Ghodawat, introducing himself as an in depth aide of a senior Maharashtra Minister, had requested him to gather a month-to-month quantity of Rs 100 crore from the unlawful gutkha sellers.
Waze, who’s presently in NIA custody within the Antilia bomb scare, additionally said that he had refused to take action and when he initiated motion in opposition to the unlawful gutkha sellers, Ghodawat got here to his workplace and expressed the Minister`s displeasure on Waze’s actions in opposition to them.
He additionally claimed that Maharashtra former House Minister Anil Deshmukh had additionally demanded Rs 2 crore from him to proceed his service within the Mumbai police.
The NIA court docket, nonetheless, refused to take the letter on file and requested Waze to comply with the required process.
Anil Parab refuted the allegations and mentioned that they have been incorrect and geared toward maligning his picture. He additionally expressed readiness to face any probe.
In the meantime, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut has alleged that this was a ‘political conspiracy’ to topple the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) authorities.
Raut mentioned, “There have been efforts from day one to topple the Maharashtra authorities. The faces of those that are attempting to topple the federal government are coming to mild. A brand new tactic has come to mild whereby people who find themselves in jail write letters…Folks in jail write letters and they’re thought-about as proof. That is substandard politics.”
He added, “This can be a political conspiracy, I do know Anil Parab, he can by no means bask in such work. I can guarantee you that no Shiv Sainik can take a false oath in Bala Saheb Thackeray`s title.”
Earlier, Anil Deshmukh, an NCP chief, tendered his resignation amid corruption allegations. Ex-Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh had alleged that Deshmukh mounted a Rs 100-crore assortment goal for suspended assistant police inspector Sachin Waze.
That is to be famous that the MVA authorities in Maharashtra comprised of the Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress.
(With inputs from businesses)