In a major development in the Bikaner Land Scam case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached the assets of Robert Vadra’s company M/s Sky Light Hospitality (P) Ltd worth Rs 4.62 crore. The official Twitter account of ED informed that assets of Sky Light and others have been attached in the case.
ED attaches assets worth Rs.4.62 Crores of Sh. Robert Vadra’s Company M/s Sky Light Hospitality (P) Ltd (Now LLP) and others In Kolayat (Bikaner) Land Scam Case.
— ED (@dir_ed) February 15, 2019
Last week, Robert Vadra had appeared at the ED office for questioning, after he had ignored several summons issued by the agency.
In April last year, ED had attached the properties of Vadra’ aide Jaiprakash Bagarwa in connection with the Bikaner Land Scam case. In the Bikaner Land Scam case, land was allegedly allotted in the name of non-existent individuals by the State government officials in collusion with some fraudulent individuals including some real estate developers.
Vadra also has a criminal case registered against him under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) for Vadra owned Sky Light Hospitality had allegedly bought a piece of land in Kolayat and Bikaner for cheap and sold the same at an extremely high premium through illegal transactions.