SAD leader appears before SIT in NDPS case

Mohali: Former Punjab Cabinet Minister SAD Leader Bikram Singh Majithia today appeared before the special investigation team probing the drugs case registered against him.
It is pertinent to mention here that SAD Leader Majithia was granted anticipatory bail by the high court on 10th January in the matter.
After about two hours of interrogation, Bikram Majithia came out and said case has been registered against him due to the political pressure by the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Channi, Home Minister Sukhjinder Randhawa and MLA Mr. Kulbir Zira. Majithia said, “I reached well on time before 11 am to appear before the SIT,” while talking to the reporters outside the state crime branch at Mohali.
“Whatever SIT asked me, I gave them satisfactory answers,” Majithia said and added, “I will always help in inquiries made by SIT and now it is necessary to take action against those who have filed false case.
Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday the 10 January, had directed the Shiromani Akali Dal leader to join the investigation on Wednesday at 11 am while granting him anticipatory bail in the matter.
Earlier, on the date of hearing Punjab and Haryana High Court has asked the former Punjab minister not to leave the country till the next date of hearing and has to share with the investigating agency his live location through WhatsApp.
Shiromani Akali Dal leader Birkram Majithia was booked under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act last month.

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