- BJP spokesperson Shahzad Poonawalla said that Fadnavis has also raised the entire matter in the state assembly.
- The evidence has been handed over to the Speaker of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly as well as the Home Minister of Maharashtra: Poonawalla
- Poonawalla said, it is clear in the video that government ministers and police officers are also involved in this conspiracy.
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday accused the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi government of Maharashtra of conspiring to implicate party leaders in false cases with the connivance of the police and demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the entire episode. Addressing reporters at the party headquarters in New Delhi, BJP spokesperson Shahzad Poonawalla referred to the handing over of 125 hours of video in a pen drive by former Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to Deputy Speaker of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Narhari Jirwal in this regard.
‘Conspiracies hatched to register fake cases’
Poonawalla claimed that the video contained all the evidence that a conspiracy was hatched in collusion with the ministers of the Maharashtra government to register fake cases to suppress the voice of the BJP. He said that how conspiracies were hatched against Maharashtra BJP and opposition leaders Devendra Fadnavis, Girish Mahajan, Sudhir Mungattiwar and Maharashtra BJP President Chandrakant Patil and other leaders is clear in this video.
‘Big conspiracy hatched at high level’
Poonawalla said, “In about 125 hours of video, all the evidence is there, all those confessions are there of how a big conspiracy was hatched at the highest level to suppress the BJP leaders.” This was done so that senior BJP leaders are implicated in false cases and politically murdered. Poonawalla said that Fadnavis has also taken up the entire matter in the state assembly and handed over the evidence to the Speaker of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly as well as the Maharashtra Home Minister.
‘There should be a CBI inquiry’
BJP spokesperson said, ‘It is clear in this video that government ministers and police officers are also involved in this conspiracy. That’s why our demand is that there should be a CBI inquiry. He alleged that the office of Maharashtra’s Special Public Prosecutor Praveen Pandit Chavan has become a “den of conspiracies” and a conspiracy was hatched there in connivance with police officials and ministers of the Maharashtra government to register fake cases to suppress the voice of the BJP. . In Maharashtra, there is a coalition government of Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress. It is also called as Maha Vikas Aghadi Sarkar.
accused of misusing the police department
Fadnavis on Tuesday also raised the issue in the state assembly and accused the Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government of targeting its political opponents and misusing the police department. He claimed that in the video footage, it can be seen that public prosecutor Chavan is holding meetings at the highest level with the chief minister to the state director general of police to implicate BJP leader Girish Mahajan under MCOCA and arrest him.