Rahul Gandhi ED Appearanc, National Herald Case: Congress MP Rahul Gandhi on Monday appeared before the ED here for questioning in the National Herald money laundering investigation. Gandhi, 51, entered the headquarters of the federal probe agency in central Delhi around 11 AM after he started from the Congress office on Akbar Road accompanied by a large convoy of party leaders including Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel. Earlier, Delhi Police denied permission for the march, citing the “communal and law and order situation” and VVIP movements.
The Enforcement Directorate will record the statement of the Lok Sabha member from Wayanad in Kerala under the criminal sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).The probe pertains to alleged financial irregularities in the party-promoted Young Indian that owns the National Herald newspaper.National Herald is published by the Associated Journals Limited (AJL) and owned by Young Indian Pvt Limited.
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, accompanied by sister Priyanka and hundreds of party leaders and workers, is marching towards the ED office for deposition in the National Herald case.
Rahul Gandhi accompanied by party leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra arrives at Congress headquarters.
Police barricading, ED’s hollow threats, lathi-water cannons cannot stop the wave of truth. Rahul Gandhi is the epitome of truth: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra in Facebook post ahead of her brother's ED deposition
The world is seeing how even corruption can have 'Satyagraha'. Mahatma Gandhi taught world to fight for truth while Congress teaching world to celebrate corruption & fight for it. Gandhis are out on bail, it's not a political case: BJP's Sambit Patra on National Herald case
The Congress has also alleged that the Delhi police has barricaded all entry points to the AICC headquarters, preventing the entry and exit of people. The Delhi police has already imposed section 144 Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) in the area preventing the assembly of more than four people.
“Rahul you will be undoubtedly exonerated, from all baseless accusations. I have 15 times been through summons and visits with Enforcement Directorate and have answered every question and delivered more than 23,000 documents, of my first Rupee earned till date. I believe Truth will Prevail and these harassment of the prevailing dispensation.”: Robert Vadra in Facebook post in support of Rahul Gandhi
“Will carry out satyagraha. Congress will march peacefully to ED office on foot”: Randeep Singh Surjewala
The Delhi Police has issued traffic advisory and restricted public movement ahead of Rahul Gandhi’s appearance before the Enforcement Directorate today.
The public has been advised to avoid Gol Methi junction, Tughlak Road Junction, Claridges Junction, Q-point Junction, Sunehri Masjid Junction, Maulana Azad Road Junction & Man Singh Road Junction between 7 a.m. and 12 pm.
Inward movement of buses will also be restricted in New Delhi beyond Gol Dak Khana Junction, Patel Chowk, Windsor Place, Teen Murti Chowk, Prithviraj Road.
We'll hold a peaceful protest march to the ED office under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi. We're the protectors of the Constitution, we will not bow down or be scared. By deploying a large police force, it has been proven that Modi govt is shaken by Cong: Randeep Surjewala
'Satya ka Sangram' will continue under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi. Even the British could not suppress the voice of Congress during the freedom struggle, then how can this ruling govt?: Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala