Rajiv Gandhi Foundation got grants from China: BJP chief Nadda ups the ante

Stepping up the assault on the Congress party with allegations of Rajiv Gandhi Foundation finding

Stepping up the assault on the Congress party with allegations of Rajiv Gandhi Foundation finding grants from PM’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF) from 2007-2008, BJP chief Jagat Prakash Nadda on Saturday said that the imagine tank previously gained donations from Chinese Embassy from 2005 to 2009. The allegations adhere to on the heels of heightened tensions amongst India and China in japanese Ladakh more than the previous two weeks and developing marketing campaign in opposition to Chinese products and solutions and imports in the nation.

The BJP chief throughout his press quick even further alleged that there are connections amongst the Chinese government and the imagine tank demanded responses from the Congress party about hyperlinks amongst the imagine and demanded responses from the party.

“It can be a sacrifice of countrywide desire to acknowledge dollars from international powers in private have confidence in. The country desires to know what transpired amongst the Rajiv Gandhi Foundation and the Chinese government?”, said Nadda.

The Bharatiya Janata Party head also said that it gained donations from tax havens of Luxembourg each calendar year amongst 2006 to 2009. Indicating that the imagine tank could be linked to China and its government, he said that a number of NGOs and corporations with deep commercial pursuits donated dollars to the basis.

Nadda continued his tirade questioning the imagine tank’s motive behind refusing to enable Comptroller Auditor Standard (CAG) from carrying out an audit of its financials. He also asked the motive behind RTI not relevant for the organisation. Furthering his attacks on the Rajiv Gandhi Foundation, Nadda said that Mehul Choksi experienced donated dollars to the organisation. Why did you get donation in Rajiv Gandhi Foundation from Mehul Choksi and give financial loan to him? The country desires to know as to why the basis took dollars from Mehul Choksi and what is the relation amongst Mehul Choksi and Rajiv Gandhi Foundation?,” questioned Nadda.

Nadda has been accusing the Foundation of endeavor experiments to foyer for absolutely free trade pact with Chinese government, which expanded the bilateral trade deficit to 33 instances in favour of Beijing. “What manufactured Kamal Nath make a motivation to remaining part of East Asia FTA in which China was also there? When East Asia FTA negotiations were getting location, our trade deficit with China rose to $36.two billion. Was it quid pro quo since of donation?”