New Delhi: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has been summoned by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday to Delhi for questioning on Monday in a corruption case.
Rawat has been summoned after the CBI on April 29 started probing a videographed sting operation, which allegedly shows former Utttarakhand CM offering bribes to rebel Congress lawmakers to support him during a floor test in the 70-member Uttarakhand house.
However, Rawat denied the allegations after tagging the video as fake.
Interestingly, the controversial video was released by the rebel Congress legislator.
As per CBI source, the forensic report “confirmed” that the CD was genuine after which Harish Rawat was asked to appear on Monday for questioning.