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Cong posters featuring Robert Vadra with Priyanka, Rahul surface outside Jaipur ED office

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Posters featuring along with his wife and have been put up outside the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office here on Tuesday, ahead of Vadra's questioning in a case.

A slogan saying that this time, Rahul-Priyanka duo will come to power in the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections, has also been inscribed in the poster.

and his mother will be questioned in ED's office in connection with the Bikaner land case probe. The mother-son duo arrived in on Monday.

On January 22 this year, the Rajasthan High Court's Jodhpur bench had directed Vadra, Maureen, and his partners in Skyline Hospitality to appear before the ED on February 12 to respond to the allegations of involving his firm.

In November 2018, the ED had for the third time issued summons to Vadra and his mother, a partner in the firm, for questioning but none of them appeared. Instead, they moved the High Court seeking a 'no coercive action' order and stay of their arrest.

A case was registered by the ED in September 2015, claiming that Skylight Hospitality had acquired land in Kolayat village of Bikaner, which was meant for the rehabilitation of the poor villagers.

It was alleged that Vadra bought 69.55 hectares of land at a cheaper rate and then sold the land to Finlease for Rs 5.15 crore through illegal transactions.

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First Published: Tue, February 12 2019. 10:21 IST
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