Hectic political parleys are on so as to save the Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) government in Karnataka.
In a surprise move last night, Karnataka Special Investigation Team, probing the multi-crore IMA Jewels Ponzi scam detained the suspended Congress rebel MLA Roshan Baig when he was about to board in a charted plane from the Bengaluru International Airport.
The Rebel Congress MLA Roshan Baig moved the Karnataka High Court today challenging the SITs to move to question the detention of his client in connection with IMA case.
In a tweet Chief Minister H.D.Kumaraswamy alleged that the BJP State Chief B.S.Yeddyurappa’s Personal Assistant was also going along with Roshan Baig when he was leaving. But, BJP refuted this allegation and accused Kumaraswamy of using the State machinery to save his government.
In a tweet, BJP said that Roshan Baig was given time till 19th July to appear before SIT and this shows how the State government blackmailing their own MLAs’ using the institutions.
Roshan Baig was needed in the case as the Ponzi Scheme operator Mohammed Mansoor Khan had accused Roshan Baig of taking 400 crore rupees and not returning it. Roshan Baig the MLA from the Shivaji Nagar, is one the rebel MLA who submitted the resignation to the Speaker. (AIR NEWS)