Monday, February 7, 2011

Karnataka CM Declares Assets Has 2.7 Kg Gold, 76 Kg Silver

Bangalore, Feb 6 (PTI) In a move to edgeless the Opposition aggression adjoin his government on declared corruption, Karnataka Arch Abbot B S Yeddyurappa has declared his assets in band with the diktat by the BJP axial leadership.

Yeddyurappa additionally declared that neither he as arch abbot nor any of his ancestors associates accept any accounts in Swiss banks or in any added country''s tax havens.

As on January 31, 2011, Yeddyurappa had coffer antithesis of about Rs 33.5 lakh and domiciliary goods, appliance and cyberbanking items account Rs 10.45 lakh.

He furnished the account of assets and liabilities, in a acknowledgment bygone to BJP President Nitin Gadkari.

"Hope you may acquisition the aloft (the statement) as per the adjustment required," he said in the letter to Gadkari, which was appear to the media by the arch minister''s secretariat today.

The acknowledgment comes amidst again allegations of bribery and bribery in acreage denotification and deals levelled adjoin Yeddyurappa and his ancestors members, as additionally the government by JDS and Congress, and BJP''s clamour at the axial akin for bringing aback atramentous money buried abroad.

Yeddyurappa listed agronomics and non-agriculture backdrop endemic by him, forth with gold and design jewellery and apparatus argosy and ornaments, but did not acknowledgment the amount of these assets.

He has apparatus argosy and ornaments (own and allowance items) belief 76 kg, compared to 25 kg back he filed his affirmation afore the Election Commission on April 24, 2008, during filing of nominations for the Assembly elections.

The arch minister, whose case on bribery accuse was accustomed by Governor H R Bhardwaj in a arguable activity recently, has gold and design jewellery belief 2596 grams, up from 1,600 grams in April 2008.

He owns 18.23 acreage of agronomics acreage in his built-in Shikaripura taluk and an absolute abode on a 50X80 artifice here, allotted by Bangalore Development Authority in 1997. Yeddyurappa has two residential barrio in Shikaripura, area he additionally owns 9.12 acreage of agronomics acreage which was adapted for automated purpose.

Facing acute Opposition heat, the BJP government has ordered a administrative enquiry into acreage denotification, an affair which the anti-corruption anatomy Lokayukta is additionally probing.

On February 1, accord to set an archetype in the action adjoin atramentous money, BJP-led NDA had said it would absolute its arch ministers and chief best leaders to acknowledge to the government that they had no money buried abroad.

The Opposition accord had additionally said its leaders should detail their assets and acquaint the government that it can "seize any atramentous money they have." PTI RS APR RA


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