Mumbai Police have registered a preliminary information case on Thursday against BJP leader and former lawmaker Keret Somaya son Neil Somaya et al on shipment of alleged cheating and criminal pierce of trust linked to the group of Funds up to Rs 57 crore for Restoration of the decommissioned aircraft carrier INS Vikrant.
The police will likely call Somaya and the others record their statements. Sources said there will be no immediate arrest in The case is because the investigation is in its initial stage.
Somaya denied any wrongdoing and said he was ready for it face Inquiry. “I didn’t do anything wrongHe said. The FIR was registered a day after the deputy for Shiv Sena, Sanjay Raut, claimed that Somaya invested the money. in His son construction company instead of deposit it with Maharashtra governor as promised.
INS Vikrant was in India first aircraft carrier that played key role in War of 1971 with Pakistan that led to birth of Bangladesh. was out of service in 1997 and kept as a museum until 2012 before it was sold and canceled in November 2014 after approval by the Supreme Court. Navy set to roll out that it new The original aircraft carrier with the name “Vikrant Incarnate”.
Chief Inspector Rehana Sheikh of Trombay Police Station confirmed that the FIR has been registered against Keret Somaya, Neil Somaya, and others in Connection with A complaint filed by a former soldier known as Baban Bosley.
According to the complaint, Sumaya has son Others have collected it money in 2013-14 in The name of Vikrant restore. I mentioned that money collected from public Through donation boxes in Railway stations across Mumbai.
Bosley said in Complaining that he put 2,000 rupees in one of Funds – to the best of his knowledge total of Rs 57 crore has been collected from public. The complaint stated that while collecting donations, Somaya said that money It will be donated with the ruler.
According to the complaint, Bosley learned of the ship’s cancellation and saw a news Report about RTI query to Governor secretary About the deposited donation in 2013-14 by Somaiya. RTI reply He stated that there is no such thing money Received by the governor’s office, the complaint said.
Wasn’t Bosley available for comment. His lawyer, Sandeep Singh, said that Bosley approached him “with Some evidence” and then approached Trombay Police. “The police took note and registered the FIR. We are confident that the police will take the investigation to its logical conclusion. According to Singh, Bhosle . is not associated with with Politician party.
coincidence, over The past A few months later, Sumaya accused repeatedly various leaders of MVA . rule coalition in Maharashtra, including Chief Minister Udhav Thackeray, of financial bad behavior.
Somaya said in response to the FIR and Root comments: “There is no scam in This is amazing. I didn’t do anything wrong. Raut was raising the allegations, but did not provide evidence to substantiate them. I did not receive the copy of Submit a FIR . report in the case. I will continue to expose Uddhav Thackeray government. I am ready face Investigation.”