New Delhi: The Patiala House Court of Delhi on Saturday issued a bailable warrant against Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee`s wife Rujira Banerjee on Enforcement Directorate’s software for allegedly refusing to affix the probe in a cash laundering case linked to an alleged coal rip-off in West Bengal.
Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Snigdha Sarvaria handed the ED`s plea moved by Special Public Prosecutor Nitesh Rana stating she shouldn’t be showing earlier than the probe company regardless of a number of summons issued against her. After the issuance of bailable warrant against Rujira Benarjee, court docket deferred the matter for August 20, 2022.
Recently, the Delhi High Court had dismissed the petitions moved by TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee and his wife against the summons issued to them to seem within the nationwide capital in a money-laundering investigation linked to an alleged coal rip-off in West Bengal.
Petitioner Abhishek Banerjee alongside together with his wife Rujira Banerjee had sought the issuance of path to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to not summon them in New Delhi and perform any additional examination in Kolkata, West Bengal.
The petition acknowledged that the petitioner Abhishek Banerjee, is a politician hailing from the state of West Bengal and is presently serving as a Member of Parliament within the Lok Sabha, having been elected from the Diamond Harbour, South 24 Parganas constituency in West Bengal and therefore is a revered particular person and a distinguished member of the Indian polity and society. He has two minor kids below her care, mentioned the plea.