Jay Shah files criminal defamation case against 'The Wire'


Demanding a probe into financial activities of a company owned by BJP president Amit Shah's son Jay, senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law, Robert Vadra, too has been investigated for corruption.

As BJP president Amit Shah's wife Sonal Shah also had a stake in the company, all the suspicious financial transactions involved the entire family of BJP's national president, he said.

He alleged that the only beneficiary of demonetisation was not the RBI, the poor or the farmers, but it's the Shah-in-Shah of demonetisation.

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Earlier in the day, Congress workers burnt effigies of Shah and his son Jay near the state party headquarters in Lucknow. It's the Shah-in-Shah of Demo.

Raju told ANI that the hearing in the case will be held on October 11. He said Mehta had sought Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's permission to appear for Jay and the approval had been granted. But in 2015-16, the firm's revenues mysteriously rocketed to over Rs 80.5 crore - a growth of 16,000 times. "Therefore, I demand that the Centre constitute a Special Investigating Team (SIT), headed by two sitting judges of the Supreme Court, to conduct the probe".

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His statement said, "Since the website has proceeded in making an absolutely false imputation in a highly slanted article thereby damaging my reputation, I have made a decision to prosecute the Author, Editor/(s) and the Owner/(s) of the aforesaid news website for criminal defamation and sue them for an amount of Rs100 crores".

The Congress workers shouted slogans such as "Naujawan rojgar ko tarsee Shah-jade par kripa barse", "16 hazar guna bhada vyapar, neendh me soya chowkidar", "3 saal janta behal, Shah ka beta malamal", "Shah-jade par kripa apaar, chowkidar ya bhagidar", "Shah-Modi jawab do, Jay Shah ka hisab do".

He further said that Mr Jay Shah had been given unsecured loan of '15.78 crore by Kusum Finserve.

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The report also claimed that a stock trading firm owned by Jay had obtained a PSU loan and was into wind power generation.