Himanta Sarma Information Assertion In Defamation Case Towards Manish Sisodia
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday appeared earlier than the Kamrup District and Periods Choose Court docket on Friday in reference to the prison defamation case filed towards Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia.
Mr Sarma is the complainant within the case and he appeared earlier than the court docket for an preliminary deposition.
In the meantime, the court docket recorded his assertion as a complainant in reference to the case.
Advocate Altaf Hussain Mullah stated, “In reference to the case filed towards the Delhi Deputy Chief Minister, the Assam Chief Minister as we speak come right here for preliminary deposition.”
Chief Minister Sarma filed a prison defamation case towards Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia as he alleged that the Assam authorities had given contracts to Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma’s spouse’s companies and son’s enterprise companion to provide PPE kits above market charges when COVID-19 pandemic was raging within the nation in 2020.
Assam CM’s spouse Riniki Bhuyan Sarma in June this yr filed a Rs 100 crore civil defamation go well with towards Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia in Civil Choose Court docket, Kamrup (Metro), Guwahati.