Maharashtra’s ruling coalition ally Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Tuesday stated it’ll face the “onslaught” of central companies on its leaders and staff will full vigour, days after the I-T division raided entities linked to Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s kin.
Speaking after a evaluate assembly of the Nationalist Congress Party presided over by its president Sharad Pawar, get together spokesperson Nawab Malik instructed reporters that be it the I-T division or the Enforcement Directorate (ED), Nationalist Congress Party leaders and folks near them are being focused by central companies.
“The party has decided that it will face the onslaught of the central agencies. Our party workers will not fear any action the BJP and its agencies resort to. We have decided to face them with full vigour,” Mr Malik, a senior minister within the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) authorities, stated.
The evaluate assembly comes days after the Income Tax division raided entities linked to kin of Ajit Pawar, a senior NCP chief, within the state. Senior NCP chief and former state minister Anil Deshmukh can also be dealing with probe by central companies on a number of fees.
The gathering was attended by high leaders and legislators of the get together, which is a key constituent of the Shiv Sena-led MVA authorities.
Mr Pawar additionally reviewed the work of Nationalist Congress Party ministers.
Besides Mr Pawar, get together’s state president Jayant Patil, Ajit Pawar and Lok Sabha MP Supriya Sule attended the meet.