Vishwanath questions land transfer to Jindal Steel
BJP MLC A.H. Vishwanath lashed out at his get together and the State authorities on its resolution to transfer 3677 acres of land to Jindal Steel Ltd.
Addressing media individuals right here on Thursday he questioned the need of the land transfer and highlighted the “double standards” of the BJP which had opposed it when the get together was within the Opposition and the Congess-JD (S) coalition had given its sanction.
He additionally questioned the pricing and stated that it was calculated as per the speed which prevailed a decade in the past and questioned on the silence of the political management within the State.
Questioning the timing of the deal, he stated the State was reeling beneath a pandemic and there was a lockdown and a deal has been rushed in order to avert drawing public consideration and opposition.
Calling upon the federal government to withhold the deal Mr. Vishwanath stated he’ll write to the Cabinet Ministers not to ratify the choice. He stated a joint committee of the Legislature ought to be constituted to examine the extent of utilisation of land already held by the corporate.