Maharashtra’s Former Home Minister Anil Deshmukh’s troubles have been aggravated exa by allegations that he has set a recovery target of Rs 100 crore. While investigating was on for Anil Deshmukh, the Enforcement Director (ED) filed a case against him.
The ED today (Tuesday) raided the house of a person close to Anil Deshmukh in Nagpur after filing a case against him.
ED has filed ECIR (FIR) against Anil Deshmukh. After that, the ED has raided Nagpur this morning. ED officials have raided the house of Sagar Bhatewar, a resident of Shivajinagar area of Nagpur city. It has come to light that Sagar Bhatewar is a close and business partner of Anil Deshmukh. Sagar Bhatewar has been in touch with Anil Deshmukh for the last few days. Therefore, it is understood from the sources that the ED raided their house. The ED team is investigating Bhatewar.
Meanwhile, the CBI registered a case against Anil Deshmukh after a preliminary inquiry. The case has been registered in Delhi and Deshmukh has been charged with corruption. Now, in this case, the ED has filed an ECIR (FIR) against Anil Deshmukh. Following the Mumbai High Court’s order, the CBI conducted a preliminary inquiry against Deshmukh and lodged an FIR with the Delhi Police Station on April 21.
In connection with the FIR, the CBI had raided Anil Deshmukh’s home and office in Mumbai and Nagpur. Sources also informed that five business associates of Anil Deshmukh has been under the scanner of ED, of which Sagar Bhatewar is one of them, who was raided today. Deshmukh said that the action was under political rivalry against him.