Italian Court Confirmed AK Antony Name in Agusta Scam & About the Political Corruption of 125 Crores :- Italian high court had apparently confirmed about the scam and bribes of 15.8 million. Italian court also took some names. It will create a big issue and problem for Congress. Sonia Gandhi explicitly denied this accusation and said that she is not afraid of any probe.
BJP government is in power for last two years, and they should probe about this scam. BJP government is in power for last two years, and they should probe about this scam.
First,let me tell you all something about this Agusta scam. In 2010, Congress government signed a contract to buy 12 Agusta AW101 helicopters for Indian Air force and some VVIP.The deal was fixed in 3,600 crores for these 12 helicopters.
But in 2013 UPA government decided to put this deal on hold because the CEO and chairperson of Agusta Westland arrested. They got arrested there in case of bribed middlemen to secure the deal with India Air Force.
Now everyone is raising questions about the role of Manmohan Singh and former Defense Minister AK Antony, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi in Agusta scam.
Italian high court explicitly said about the role of former Defense Minister AK Antony in Agusta scam.SP Tyagi was also connected to this scam. Italian court alleged the connection of SP Tyagi in this scam.
Now ET reported that Giuseppe Orsi, the powerful former chief of Finmeccanica sentenced to four and a half year in prison for the crime of Agusta scam. Former CEO of Agusta Westland also sentenced a four-year prison. Not only this high court also ordered them to pay 7.5 million 7.5 million euros ($8.5 million).
Both people held guilty for paying bribes to Indian officials for performing their duty. Now everyone is waiting for the proper investigation on this Agusta scam. So many names will come out of the inquiry. Congress leaders are in a stockade after this news.