Lalu Prasad’s daughter and Rajya Sabha MP Misa bharti raided by Enforcement Directorate in Delhi Sainik farms, raid is carried out by connection with ongoing cases against her. ED also raided her husband’s residence and premises of firms linked to them in Ghitorni and Bijwasan.
In May 2016 ED had arrested CA Rajesh Aggarwal who has serious linked with Bharti, in alleged Rs 8,000 crore PMLA cases. Bharti keep on ignoring questions asked by Income Tax Department officials in alleged 1,000 crore Benami Land deal and tax evasion cases.
Interesting fact is that raid has conducted just after the CBI conducted searches at Lalu Prasad’s residence and all his premises linked to him and his family in connection with alleged irregularities in the award of a tender for the maintenance of two railway hotels in Ranchi and Puri in 2006. The case dates back to when Lalu Yadav was the Railway Minister from 2004 to 2009. A case has been booked against Lalu, his wife Rabri Devi, his son and Bihar Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav and five others.
At 12 different locations raids conducted by CBI across the country including Lalu Yadav’s residence in Patna. Lalu had accused BJP President Amit Shah and PM Narendra Modi of carrying out political vendetta against him after the raids were conducted. “We will eradicate the saffron party as they are trying to interfere in our alliance. Listen Modi and Amit Shah, I and the public will break your arrogance even if I have to get hanged for that,” he had said.