The Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday issued summons to Shiv Sena leader and former BMC Standing Committee Chairman Yashwant Jadhav in connection with a case of FEMA violations they are investigating. Jadhav was recently raided by Income Tax officials.
Shiv Sena’s Kolhapur district president Sanjay Pawar will be its second candidate for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls, party chief spokesperson Sanjay Raut said on Tuesday, in what is a clear snub to former MP Chhatrapati Sambhaji who was seeking support for his candidature, PTI reported.
The Shiv Sena, which heads the coalition government in Maharashtra, will contest two Rajya Sabha seats and ensure victory in both, asserted Raut, whom the party has given a fourth consecutive term in the Upper House of Parliament.
Statements part of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) chargesheet in the money laundering case filed in connection with a property in Kurla, claim that international fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim lives in Karachi, Pakistan. The ED has recorded the statements of Alishah Kaskar, Ibrahim’s nephew and son of his sister, Haseena Parkar, brother Iqbal Kaskar and brother-in-law of Dawood’s aide Chhota Shakeel, among others.