News Nation blackmoney expose in agriculture sector: How Parliamentarians reacted?
News Nation's biggest disclosure on black money fraud via agriculture route in India rang the bells in the Parliament corners on Monday.
News Nation Bureau | Updated : 14 March 2016, 01:01:35 PM
The blackmoney scam
After News Nation broke the big figure black money scam going in the agriculture sector, soon it drew the attention of our Parliamentarians. Leaders from various parties raised this scam exposed by News Nation in Parliament and asked for a probe. A startling exposure of Rs 2 thousand lakh crore was made public. After the detailed report several politicians took note of the issue and decided to raise the black money fraud in Parliament session today. Where Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi applauded the channel, Maywati too asked for a probe into the money scam.
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday assured News Nation that he will raise the issue in Parliament with key leaders. He praised News Nation and said, "I watched the programme, it was commendable."
Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha also took note of the corruption which took place in the agriculture sector since 2010.
BSP Supremo applauded News Nation for its expose on black money in agriculture sector and called it a serious issue. She added, "It must be probed."
Will raise the issue in Parliament, says Ali Anwar
Those guilty must be brought to justice, says Priyanka Chaturvedi.
There are several ministers and celebrities who are involved in farming and agriculture trade. Hence it is likely that the blackmoney issue will not br brought up in Parliament for debate.