Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath’s nephew Ratul Puri may no longer be wondered by the ED in connection with the VVIP choppers money laundering case right here as he left the agency’s relate of business rapidly after reaching, officials talked about on Saturday.
They talked about Puri was as soon as to be confronted with some evidence sooner or later of questioning at an Enforcement Directorate relate of business on Friday. He was as soon as requested to lend a hand but he reportedly left after a whereas on the pretext of going to the washroom, officials alleged. It is understood that agency officials then tried to name him on his cell mobile phone but it undoubtedly was as soon as switched off. “It is no longer upright that Puri gave the creep sooner or later of questioning,” a senior reputable talked about.
Puri, chairman of Hindustan Energy Projects, has been grilled by the agency on this case within the previous too. He is the son of Nita and Deepak Puri, the CMD of optical storage media agency Moser Baer. Nita Puri is Nath’s sister. The Rs 3,600 crore deal to steal AgustaWestland choppers for VVIPs was as soon as scrapped by India over allegations of corruption and kickbacks being paid within the deal. The ED and the CBI are probing the case and have already filed a pair of payment sheets within the case.
Within the intervening time, sooner or later of the day, Puri acquired intervening time reduction from arrest till Monday from a Delhi court docket in a money laundering case connected to the chopper scam. He had talked about he was as soon as cooperating within the probe and there was as soon as no need of his arrest.
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Jul 27, 2019 22: 33 IST