New Delhi: CPI(M) leader Prakash Karat came out strongly against the proposed FIR against former Kerala chief minister VS Achuthanandan saying that the case was politically motivated.
"This is a politically motivated case. Achuthanandan has been in the forefront of the campaign against the corruption in the previous UDF regime, which is why this is happening," he said.
"We will fight this case legally and politically," he added.
The Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau (VACB) had announced earlier in the day that it would file an FIR against Achuthanandan under the Prevention of Corruption Act....more
11:07 AM, Jan 13, 2012