NEW DELHI: Union law minister
Ravi Shankar Prasad
on Thursday accused the Congress of making “wicked” efforts to bail out fugitive billionaire
The minister alleged that the Congress, by task of retired-utilize-turned-Congress-leader Abhay Thipsay, educated a London court, by task of a video hyperlink, that the costs levelled by the CBI in opposition to fugitive jeweller Nirav Modi — which consist of criminal conspiracy, dishonest and dishonestly inducting delivery of property — would now not stand scrutiny under Indian law.
Thipsay, Prasad acknowledged in a video conference, is a retired utilize of Mumbai high court who became once given the membership of the Congress on June 13, 2018. He has taken a stand as Nirav Modi’s defence peek, arguing that there is now not always a case in opposition to Nirav Modi.
“There enjoy been determined makes an are attempting to determine him,” Prasad added.
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The law minister who became once acknowledged that the notion expressed by Thipsay is “baseless” and has “no ground”. He furthermore alleged that Thipsay is furthermore a discontinuance confidante of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi.
Prasad extra added that his executive has been making relentless efforts for the extradition of Nirav Modi. Alternatively, he alleged, that the Congress is attempting to protect the fugitive.
“Congress continues to enhance him, which becomes more evident with Congress fielding its leader to protect the fugitive,” he acknowledged.