West Bengal Leader Minister Mamata Banerjee claimed “ethical victory” on Tuesday after the Supreme Court’s verdict at the Central Bureau of Investigation’s (CBI) plea in opposition to Kolkata police leader Rajeev Kumar.
The highest courtroom directed Kumar to make himself to be had ahead of the CBI and “faithfully” cooperate with the company in investigation of circumstances bobbing up out of the Saradha chit fund rip-off probe.
The courtroom additionally stated no coercive steps, together with the arrest of the Kolkata Police leader, will happen all through the process investigation.
Banerjee, who’s on a sit-in in opposition to the CBI’s try to query the Kolkata Police leader in reference to chit fund scams, stated the Superb Courtroom’s order is a victory of the typical guy, democracy and the Charter.
“There will have to be some tale in the back of this. No person can dare to talk in opposition to (High Minister Narendra) Modi. Our’s is a mass agitation and we’re going to battle it unitedly,” the manager minister stated.
Banerjee sat on a “Save India” dharna in entrance of Metro Cinema within the middle of Kolkata on Sunday evening insisting that the newest CBI motion used to be tantamount to stifling the spirit of “Charter and federalism” within the nation.
“We all the time admire the regulation and really feel that issues must run as in keeping with the regulation. However, if any individual tries to break the pillars on which democracy stands, then there could be not anything left of the democratic procedure that we’re so happy with.
“We in point of fact welcome the (Superb Courtroom) verdict. It’s completely right kind. Our case may be very sturdy. We by no means stated we can no longer cooperate. That is political vendetta,” Banerjee stated.
Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge hit out on the Centre, pronouncing, “the federal government is settling rankings with opposition after interfering in independent our bodies. We’re preventing in opposition to the ones parts.”
In the meantime, Delhi Leader Minister Arvind Kejriwal congratulated Banerjee. He tweeted:
‘Blow to Mamata Banerjee’
The BJP projected the apex courtroom order as a blow to the Mamata Banerjee-led govt in West Bengal and an ethical victory for the investigating company.
Senior BJP chief and Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad welcomed the order and stated it’s a blow to the Mamata Banerjee govt and a victory for the CBI. It additionally confirmed that no one is above the regulation, together with the police commissioner, he added.
The Kolkata police commissioner will seem ahead of the CBI in Shillong as the surroundings isn’t conducive in West Bengal, Prasad stated.
BJP Nationwide Normal Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya additionally thanked the Superb Courtroom for steering Kumar to look ahead of the CBI, pronouncing it used to be a “victory of democracy” and demanded Banerjee’s resignation.
(With PTI inputs)