"Even Kings Didn't…": Congress's GN Azad To Centre On Sonia Gandhi Probe
The Congress alleged on Wednesday that the money-laundering legislation has been weaponised to focus on and humiliate folks, and urged the Supreme Courtroom to resolve quickly on the matter in regards to the Nationwide Herald-Related Journals Restricted case.
The assertion got here on a day when Congress president Sonia Gandhi (75) appeared earlier than the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for the third day to face questioning in reference to a money-laundering case pertaining to the Nationwide Herald newspaper.
The Congress additionally fielded its senior chief Ghulam Nabi Azad in solidarity with Sonia Gandhi and mentioned political opponents shouldn’t be handled as “enemies”.
Mr Azad, a distinguished member of the “Group of 23 (G-23)” that has been important of the Congress management, mentioned the ED ought to take into accout the age and well being of Sonia Gandhi earlier than subjecting her to repeated questioning within the case, by which social gathering chief Rahul Gandhi has already been questioned for over 50 hours.
He mentioned the Congress chief is aged, has not been nicely and was admitted to a hospital, including that she can not withhold the stress of probe businesses.