The department has also summoned Bhandari for a fresh round of questioning in the wake of further leads in the tax evasion case.
According to information with the Department, the property was bought in 2009 from a company called Vertex FZE which is registered in the British Virgin Islands.
Sonia Gandhi asked the government to conduct an ‘inquiry if there is any proof.’
AAP leader Sanjay Singh said Congress and BJP were “two sides of the same coin” and “befooling” the citizens of the country.
Robert Vadra’s lawyers have denied any link with an arms dealer.
Last week, Somaiya had attacked the Congress leadership in Parliament over the VVIP chopper scam.
The agency conducted searches at “eight premises in Bikaner and nearby areas, belonging to accused Jay Prakash Bagadwa, Ranjeet Singh, Kishore Singh, Gugan Gir and certain government officials”, an ED official said.
A notice that was issued by the BJP government in Haryana against Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra regarding his land deal with DLF Universal Ltd may not stand legal scrutiny.
“I have a very strong and very good family. No matter what I read about myself I know the truth,” said Robert Vadra.
I would not say never, let’s see what future has in store for me, said Robert Vadra when asked about a plunge into active politics
Skylight is also under the scanner of the Justice S N Dhingra inquiry commission that is looking into allotment of commercial licences to various companies during the previous Congress government.
Vadra’s company had purchased nearly 3.5 acre land in Shikohpur village and later sold it to DLF after completing certain formalities during Hooda’s tenure as CM.
The commission of inquiry, led by retired Justice S N Dhingra, had initially summoned Hooda on March 21. The commission was formed by the M L Khattar government last year.
In a Facebook post, Robert Vadra, who’s married to Priyanka Gandhi, claimed: “I have done his best to voice each persons views through my platform.”
Khemka is currently posted as Secretary and Director General, Archaeology and Museums Department of Haryana Government.