By FnF Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 27, Jun 2022, 21:31 pm IST | UPDATED: 27, Jun 2022, 21:31 pm IST
She had made the same charge on a number of occasions in the past. Banerjee, who is also the TMC supremo, said, "Today I saw that a Shiv Sena leader in Maharashtra (Sanjay Rout) has been summoned by the ED. Why will it (BJP) torment ordinary people like this? Is this the way to run a democracy?"
"Several lakhs of people and businessmen have left the country in the last few years," she claimed. "You can check this with the passport and visa offices."
The ED has summoned Raut, a Rajya Sabha MP, on Tuesday at its office in the western metropolis for questioning in a money laundering probe linked to the re-development of a Mumbai 'chawl' and other related financial transactions involving his wife and friends.