Jalandhar, June 1
Slapped with a chargesheet by his personal division over violation of conduct guidelines on his final working day, Enforcement Directorate’s former Deputy Director Niranjan Singh right this moment stated he was prepared to affix politics however on sure circumstances.
Niranjan stated he was able to serve in a celebration that may promise folks of the state an accountability fee. The fee would guarantee accountability of all political bosses and bureaucrats who had lent assist to drug, transport and sand mining mafias over the previous 15-20 years.
“I’m able to serve in a celebration through which the CM and ministers shun the helicopter tradition and zip previous the size and breadth of the state by street,” stated the officer, whereas sustaining he gained’t be a part of the Congress, SAD or AAP. Requested whether or not he might be a part of the BJP, he burst into laughter. Niranjan is thought for his proximity to high serving and retired IPS officers who’ve political pursuits within the close to future. Niranjan, who initially belongs to Moga earlier than shifting to Sangrur, stated: “I used to be a political activist as a pupil. I used to be an SFI chief. However as of right this moment, I’ve no Left or Proper leaning. I’m a ‘straightist’.”
The ED official additionally confided throughout his profession, he had confronted a number of life threats. Recalling an incident whereby he was bringing drug lord Jagdish Bhola to Jalandhar for an inquiry from a Patiala courtroom, he stated: “The plan was to carry him to the Jalandhar workplace and all safety preparations had been made. However an excellent pal of mine shared an intelligence enter that some parts had plans to get rid of Bhola en path to Jalandhar. So, I modified the plan and took Bhola to the Chandigarh ED workplace as an alternative.” — TPR