Following news of Delhi Health Minister being served Income Tax summons, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal alleged that there was a very “big conspiracy” against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi and that he would expose it on Friday.
“False cases against AAP MLAs n (and) ministers, FIR against me, CBI raid on me – why? A v (very) big conspiracy. Will expose in Del Assembly on Fri (Friday),” tweeted Kejriwal.
He also came out in support of Jain.
“I summoned Satinder this morning. Saw all papers. He innocent, being framed. If he were guilty, we wud (would) have thrown him out. We stand by him,” he said in another tweet.
The IT department has alleged that four companies owned by Jain illegally transferred the money and have asked the minister to appear before it on October 4.
A total of three cases are being probed against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader by tax officials against Jain.
Jain is the fourth minister of the Kejriwal government who has been accused of wrongdoings.