Chandigarh, October 19. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab has announced in relation to the Parlaj scam, fraud and other chit fund scams that to get justice to their victims, not only will their demands be included in their election manifesto (manifesto), but justice will be given if they get power. Will also provide Senior AAP leaders and MLAs Kulwant Singh Pandori, Manjit Singh Bilaspur and Amarjit Singh Sandoa, the state committee of victims of various districts of Punjab, who were victims of conspiracy by the PACL (Parlaj) company, met at the party headquarters on Tuesday. Demanding justice in the case, the members of the State Committee submitted a memorandum to AAP, appealing to get back the blood and sweat of many investors of Punjab.
AAP MLA Kulwant Singh Pandori said that if the intentions and policies of the governments were clear, then the victims would have got justice. But it is the governments who tie up with the thieves, due to which the victims are forced to stumble after stumbling. Kulwant Singh Pandori said that after the formation of the AAP government in Punjab, giving priority to the victims of chit fund scams including Parlaj scam, the properties of the scamsters will be auctioned and their pennies will be returned along with interest. AAP also announced setting up of a coordination committee based on MLAs with the victims, which would work extensively to bring justice to the investors of the company. During this, MLA Kultar Singh Sandhwan was also present.
State committee members told that PACL (Parlaj) company, which was running since 1983, used to get people to invest money in the name of RD and FD under the guise of real estate. About 25 lakh people of Punjab have invested about 8 thousand crore rupees in the company. The State Committee informed that Parlaj Company has about 9 thousand acres of land in Punjab.
The members of the State Committee said that the Supreme Court constituted a committee under the leadership of retired Justice RM Lodha and PACL Company Ltd. It was directed to take possession of all the properties across the country and sell them and return the amount of income earned from them to the investors. Along with this, on 2 February 2016, the status report of the case was also asked to be presented in the Supreme Court. But even after a lapse of nearly five years, not a single penny was returned to the investors.
At the time of giving the demand letter to the MLAs of ‘AAP’, the members of the state committee of different districts of Punjab, Balwant Singh Bhai Roopa, Mandeep Singh Kokri Kalan, Amandeep Singh Bhotna, Karamjit Singh Gadda, Tarsem Khan Mansa, Sukhpal Singh Alisher, Gurtej Singh Mansa, Navrang Singh Mansa, Paramjit Singh Kler, Rajinder Singh Gogi etc. were present. He told that the Badal government took crores of rupees from Parlaj Company in the name of sponsorship during the World Kabaddi Cup.
At the same time, in the year 2017, before the formation of the government, former Congress Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had promised to get the investors of Parlaj back their money after the formation of the government in the press conference of Parlaj Company’s property in Parlaj City Bathinda. But after the formation of the Congress government, agriculture is being done by capturing the land mafia in Mansa, Bathinda, Mullanpur, Ludhiana, Garhshankar, etc., under the patronage of the Congress ministers and MLAs, on fertile land purchased from the company’s money. , of which the Congress ministers and MLAs of Congress are taking a major part.
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Story first published: Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 21:18 [IST]