After the meeting, Dhumal went to Delhi to meet party president Amit Shah. Virbhadra flew to his native town of Rampur for a two-day tour.
The report only states that Vakamulla Chandrashekhar, whose links with Virbhadra Singh’s family are under probe, is one of the biggest beneficiaries of small hydel power contracts in Karnataka. We stand by the report.
The allotments of these small hydro projects have come under the scanner following a corruption investigation
ED sources said raids were carried out in Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata on premises of Singh’s associates and those named in the FIR lodged by the agency recently.
Enforcement Directorate has lodged a money laundering case against Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh.
The agency will work to investigate the allegation that Virbhadra Singh and his family members allegedly amassed wealth of Rs 6.1 crore between 2009-11, disproportionate to his known sources of income
When contacted, Singh said, “It’s all political. I am aware the ED has registered a case. There is a senior central minister at the root of it.”
The sports Bill, which was passed by the Assembly in April 2015 amid vehement protests by the Opposition, has been pending with Raj Bhavan since May 2015.
Virbhadra Singh said on Thursday he was not worried and asserted that he would come out clean in the “fabricated” cases against him and his family.
Seeking the transfer of the case out of Himachal Pradesh, the CBI had alleged that the judge, who had stopped them from arresting Virbhadra and his wife, had been his lawyer earlier.
The youths were allegedly involved in the murder of Noman, the 20-year-old Sarahanpur youth accused of cattle smuggling.
Himachal Pradesh HC recently stopped the agency from arresting or interrogating Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and his wife in a corruption case
This is the second time in a month when the ministers, including Kaul Singh Thakur,a contender for the CM chair, and G S Bali, another high-profile minister, have expressed faith in Singh.
Virbhadra Singh had filed a petition in the high court pleading that the raids on his private residence and other premises.
Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing on Singh’s behalf, argued that the plea seeking a court-monitored probe was not maintainable since the issue was already before the Himachal High Court.