Ranchi. Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren did not reach the ED office on Saturday despite his fourth summons. In fact, Hemant Soren has appealed to the Jharkhand High Court against the ED’s summons. In the petition, Hemant Soren urged the court to stop its intervention and cruel actions in the matter. We tell you, the ED also sent a fourth summons for questioning to Chief Minister Hemant Soren. The ED issued the summons for the fourth time and again called Hemant Soren to the Ranchi ED office for questioning on September 23.
In fact, the Supreme Court recently directed CM Hemant Soren to challenge the ED summons in the High Court. During the hearing in the Supreme Court, Additional Solicitor General SV Raju, appearing for the ED, asked Hemant Soren to refrain from raising questions on Sections 50 and 63 of the Money Laundering Act. Let us tell you, so far ED has sent summons to Chief Minister Hemant Soren four times on August 14, August 24, September 9 and September 23.
Let it be known that Chief Minister Hemant Soren approached the Supreme Court against the ED’s summons. On August 24, Hemant Soren, through his lawyer, approached the Supreme Court. Where he has challenged the process of summoning by the ED. In his petition, Hemant Soren said the ED’s summoning of him was wrong. Let us tell you, now ED has issued summons to Hemant Sorne 4 times for questioning.
According to information, ED wants to interrogate Hemant Soren in the land scam case. We tell you that Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren approached the Supreme Court after the ED issued summons regarding the purchase of land based on forged documents. He appealed to the Supreme Court through his lawyer.