FIR towards Sonia Gandhi in Karnataka over tweets questioning PM-CARES Fund, Congress calls it `vendetta politics`


New Delhi: An FIR has been lodged towards interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over tweets from social gathering’s official Twitter deal with questioning Prime Minister Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency (PM-CARES) Fund.

According to studies, the FIR towards Gandhi has been lodged on the premise of a criticism made by an advocate, KV Praveen, from Karnataka`s Shivamogga district in protest towards the tweets from the social gathering`s Twitter deal with towards PM CARES Fund).

“An FIR has been registered against Sonia Gandhi under IPC Section 153, 505 (1)(B) for the tweets against PM CARES FUND,” a senior police official confirming the event, in line with PTI.

In his criticism, KV Praveen has mentioned that the tweets alleged cash will not be being accounted for from the PM CARES FUND and others and makes an attempt had been being made to create mistrust among the many lots by spreading “baseless charges.”

However, the Congress central management has accused the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi of indulging in vendetta politics after the FIR was registered in Karnataka towards Sonia Gandhi for elevating questions over the PM-CARES fund. 

The social gathering additionally hit out on the BJP authorities in Uttar Pradesh, alleging that was it taking part in soiled politics by registering a case towards the social gathering’s state unit chief Ajay Kumar Lallu and arresting him twice on Wednesday. 

The state unit of the social gathering additionally submitted a letter on this regard to Karnataka Chief Minister Yediyurappa urging him to withdraw the FIR lodged towards Gandhi. It was signed by KPCC chief DK Shivakumar. 

The social gathering additionally urged Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to assessment his resolution.

“It is extraordinarily unlucky that at a time like this, when the world is going through a catastrophe like coronavirus and the place in India crores of individuals have misplaced their livelihood and are compelled to stroll home, as a substitute of serving to them and offering for all of them that you simply (BJP) wish to do is vendetta politics.’’

“You are not just misusing government machinery, you are also inciting vendetta politics. We strongly condemn this,” Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinate mentioned at a press convention held by means of video conferencing on Thursday.

Shrinate mentioned it was not simply in regards to the FIR towards Sonia Gandhi, “this gives us an insight into how the BJP and Modi operates”. “Even at a time like this, what is important for them is vendetta politics. This is a democracy and in a democracy opposition leaders have a basic right to ask questions,” she mentioned.

Shrinate mentioned this was a not a query on the state of affairs, however on the PM-CARES Fund, the place 1000’s of crores have been deposited and even with a lot funds out there why migrants are nonetheless compelled to stroll and why are folks nonetheless struggling.

“Why can this money not be released… Every Indian wants to ask this question,” she mentioned.