Mumbai: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned NCP leader and former Home Minister Anil Deshmukh in a money laundering case. Anil Deshmukh was to appear before the ED today, but he has refused to appear for the time being. Anil Deshmukh has said that I am unable to be present in the ED office today and am suffering from many diseases. Deshmukh has also asked the ED to give a copy of the questions first.
record my answer online ED- Deshmukh
Anil Deshmukh said, “ED should give me a copy of the questions related to the investigation, so that I can give better answers and record my answer online or audio-visual which is possible.” He said, “In my place I made an authorized representative appointment.” Who is capable of answering all kinds of questions from my side. I am available to give my statement through audio video anytime.
Not only this, Deshmukh said, “The allegations against me have been made with malicious intent. The central government is taking action against the leader of a political party at the behest of those who have committed a serious crime themselves.
It is being told that Anil Deshmukh told his legal team that he will not go to court at present. That is, we will not apply for anticipatory bail now. He will take time from the ED and present his side and decide the future strategy.
what is the matter?
Let us inform that Anil Deshmukh was ordered by the ED to appear for investigation in the money laundering case on Saturday too but he did not reach the ED office. He had sent his lawyer and sought permission to appear on another day. Deshmukh was called for investigation in a money laundering case related to the allegation made by former Mumbai Police Commissioner Parambir Singh in the Rs 100 crore recovery case.
It is worth mentioning that earlier on Monday, the ED summoned Tarun Parmar of Nagpur and called Parmar after about 4 hours from the ED office. Nagpur-based advocate Tarun Parmar had complained against former Home Minister Anil Deshmukh and alleged that he was aware of the manner in which he had committed money laundering and also had strong evidence against Anil Deshmukh. Parmar has also shared many documents.