KTR lunges at Modi for hobnobbing with Adani
Hyderabad: Minister for IT K T Rama Rao on Thursday launched a scathing assail on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP-led Centre, accusing it of crony , favouring Adani and “misusing” agencies such as the Enforcement Directorate to harass political party opposed leaders.
Rama Rao, who alleged that the in or near a center agencies have got puppets in the hands of the Modi government, claimed that several BRS leaders have got been targeted by the Centre.
The summons issued by the ED to his female sibling and BRS MLC K Kavitha in shifting from one transportation to another with a currency laundering showcase linked to alleged irregularities in the Delhi excise insurance policy are “not ED summons but Modi summons”, he said.
KTR alleged that NDA government had synonymous with “unscrupulous rule” and “dishonest investigation agencies”, the BRS commander alleged a nexus between Modi and industrialist Gautam Adani.
“I am alleging directly that Gautam Adani is a proxy of Narendra Modi. The double engine he (Modi) talks about means that the economic engine is Adani and the political engine is Modi,” he said. The ‘stunt man locomotive’ Modi talks about is only either ‘Jumla’ ( promises) or ‘Hamla’ (attacks), he further alleged.
Though the Finance Ministry and NITI Aayog had raised redness flags about “giving six airports to Adani” on the land that a company can only group of things of the same kind that belong together up two airports as per the existing rules, the regulations were changed in act of gracious kindness of Adani Rama Rao alleged.
He further alleged that Adani funds the BJP through electoral bonds and not the same instrumentality for accomplishing some end while the ruling political party at the Centre uses it to purchase MLAs, dethrone democratically-elected governments and division into opposing factions parties. In showcase such tactics do not body of work, then “set all these agencies like hunting dogs against opposition parties to demoralise us to ensure that political vendetta is carried out.”
He said, “The Sri Lankan government has clearly said Modi brought pressure on our President (Ranil Wickremesinghe) and got a Rs 6,000 crore project for Adani. Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister came to attend G20 meetings.
He clearly said the Rs 6,000 crore project given to Adani is a government to government deal,” he said. If he (Modi) has guts then come near or directed toward the front and narrate (everyone) that these allegations are not in accordance with fact or reality,” he added.