Carlos Gerosa, an Italian national, was detained last week on his return from Switzerland based on a Red Corner Notice request from ED, which is probing a case of alleged money-laundering in connection with the Rs 3,600-crore deal.
Citing intelligence reports, Home Ministry officials said that Maoists are trying to gain a foothold in Balaghat since deployment of central forces is less in MP compared to Chhattisgarh, Odisha and Jharkhand
Speaking at a two-day NHRC seminar, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said, “The Rohingya are not refugees. They have not come here after following proper procedures. No Rohingya has applied for asylum. They are illegal immigrants. The Home Ministry has clarified its position through its affidavit in the Supreme Court that these are illegal immigrants, and they will be deported.”
It may be recalled that the CBI in December last year registered multiple FIRs after e-wallet company, Paytm filed a complaint, alleging that its customers were cheated to the tune of Rs 9.41 lakh soon after demonestisation.
Rijiju's statement comes in the wake of protests in the hill state and CM Pema Khandu’s letter to Home Minister Rajnath Singh, urging him to “protect the tribal rights” and secure “the sanctity of inner line permit (ILP)”
The Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Narayan National Institute of Criminology and Forensic Science, under the Ministry of Home Affairs, has called for a national debate on rising cases of group violence in the backdrop of lynching incidents and mob attacks in Dadri, Una, Alwar and Jharkhand.
Natarajan, who is now 63, was unceremoniously removed in December 2013 over allegations of irregularities in the grant of clearances. Veerappa Moily, who replaced her at Paryavaran Bhawan, found that nearly 350 files had been held back by Natarajan and her office.
The Centre is also likely to argue that this is not the first time that the home ministry has taken a stand on deportation of illegal migrants. “There are longstanding instructions issued earlier by the government against illegal Bangladesh migrants,” officials added.
Singh is expected to reach Srinagar on September 9, and will later travel to Jammu and Leh. He is likely to hold discussions with Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and other key officials of the security establishment, including the Army.
. Officials familiar with the development said: “It is possible that Naypyidaw felt the provisions of the MoU were not in its favour, considering a lot of Rohingyas are currently in India as illegal immigrants. The agreement had to be shelved.”
According to official sources, Ahir is expected to meet Union Environment and Forests Minister Harsh Vardhan early in September to “take the proposal forward”. Ahir is an MP representing Chandrapur in Maharashtra, where cow slaughter is banned.
"Terror has no color. I strongly object to the use of words ‘saffron’ or ‘green’ in relation to terror. Terrorism is terrorism. It should not be linked with any religion. No religion allows terrorism. Those who indulge in terrorism in the name of religion are only bringing a bad name to religion. "
The MPs from opposition parties are likely to raise the killing of civilians and security personnel in BJP-ruled Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand, officials said. Home Minister Singh is likely to take up issues related to tribal rights and discuss security and development related measures, officials added.
Officials of the Union Home Ministry said intelligence inputs will be analysed before deciding whether the judge’s security cover needs to be handled by a central force such as the CRPF. Jagdeep Singh is Additional District and Sessions Judge at the Panchkula district court and was designated as CBI judge in April 2016.
Official sources told The Indian Express that Watali also claimed that he played an instrumental role in ensuring the presence of Nawaz Sharif in New Delhi for the swearing-in ceremony in May 2014 of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.