RSS has cleared its stand on a controversy surrounding BJP chief Amit shah’s son Jay shah in which The wire has stated that jay sha’s income increased by 16 thousand times in one year.
Dattatreya Hosbole the co general secretary of RSS in a programme in Bhopal said if “If there are corruption allegations against anyone, they should be investigated. But there has to be prima facie evidence of wrong-doing.”
Asked whether he thought there was a case against Shah junior, Hosabale replied: “It is for those who have made the accusation to prove the charge.”
Meanwhile Jay Shah has sued The Wire, a news website, for 100 crores for defamation for reporting his firm’s revenues escalated by 16,000 times after the BJP came to power. The report also questioned allegedly unsecured loans given to Jay Shah’s firms, including from a state-run firm that reports to the Power Ministry.