Court Calls Rahul Gandhi, Randeep Surjewala On May 27 In Defamation Suit
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 9:13 AM
A local court issued summons to Congress president Rahul Gandhi and its national spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala in a criminal defamation suit filed by ADCB and its chairman Ajay Patel. The two complainants had moved the court last year after the Congress leaders reportedly alleged the bank was involved in "scam" to convert "Rs.750-crore" scrapped notes within five days of demonetisation in November 2016.
Congress attacks BJP over post-note ban deposits in Ahmedabad bank
Saturday, June 23, 2018, 10:15 AM
The Congress demanded a probe into a report that within five days of the announcement of demonetization on 8 November 2016, currency notes worth Rs 745.59 crore were deposited in the Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank (ADCB), where Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah is a director. The report prompted the Congress to attack the BJP on social media.