CONGRESS leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for the fourth day of questioning in the National Herald money laundering case.
A day after his 52nd birthday, Gandhi arrived at the ED headquarters on the APJ Abdul Kalam Road in central Delhi at 11.05 am with his “Z+” category CRPF security escort.
Leaving the ED office for over an hour-long break, the former Congress chief re-joined the questioning around 4:45 pm. Senior Congress leaders and workers held a protest at Jantar Mantar here against the ED action and the
Centre’s Agnipath defence recruitment scheme.
Gandhi, the Congress MP from Kerala’s Wayanad, has spent around 35 hours at the ED office during these four days, where he was questioned over multiple sessions and his statement was recorded under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).
Meawhile, ED has asked Gandhi to join investigation for the fifth day on Tuesday and record his statement in case, officials said on Monday.