The Supreme Court docket on Friday introduced relief to actor Sonu Sood who had moved the highest court docket against a Bombay Excessive Court docket order dismissing his case against the BMC discover over an alleged unlawful development at his residential constructing in Mumbai.
Sonu Sood later withdrew his petition from Supreme Court docket after the bench noticed that no coercive motion be taken against Sonu Sood till BMC decides on his pending software for regularisation.
Now BJP has come out in assist of Sonu Sood after he was given relief from Supreme Court docket within the unlawful development case.
The Bombay Excessive Court docket had earlier dismissed Sonu Sood’s attraction against the Brihanmumbai Municipal Company (BMC) discover to him over the alleged unlawful development at his residential constructing. Sonu Sood then moved the Supreme Court docket.
BJP has termed the Supreme Court docket ruling as one other slap on the face of the Maharashtra authorities.
Speaking to India Immediately TV, BJP chief Ram Kadam stated that after the Kangana Ranaut episode, the choice of the Supreme Court docket was one other massive slap on the face of not simply the civic physique but in addition the state authorities.
“The state authorities acted against Sonu Sood as a result of he uncovered the failure of the Shiv Sena authorities. Through the coronavirus disaster it was the obligation of the state authorities to deal with the migrants and different individuals who had been rendered homeless and jobless however as a substitute of the federal government, it was folks like Sonu Sood who helped folks, stated the BJP chief.
“The great work being finished by him and the inactive perspective of the federal government was seen by all the world and therefore the state authorities obtained offended. They needed to train Sonu Sood a lesson and that’s the reason BMC acted in the best way it did as a result of there may be Sena rule within the civic physique,” stated Kadam.
When India Immediately TV requested that the BMC had made its case on technical grounds, the BJP chief stated that the act was finished with an goal to harass Sonu Sood.
“When his lodge was used for Covid relief then the civic physique didn’t discover any flaw within the lodge however as soon as the work was over there have been faults all over the place. So, the designs had been for everybody to see,” stated Kadam.
In the meantime, Sonu Sood took to Twitter and stated, “The Hon’ble Supreme Court docket has lastly given me a breath of recent air and time to take corrective measures. The construction was at all times authorized, regardless of it being coloured in any other case. I really feel vindicated since I’ve at all times had utmost and full religion within the judiciary, and have at all times strived to abide by the legislation.”
“My sole endeavor has been to conduct my enterprise in a honest method, with all of the requisite permissions and clearances as could also be required in legislation. Sadly, I’ve had to undergo by the hands of sure individuals with nefarious designs, who had been out to malign my picture,” stated Sonu Sood on Friday.
Sonu Sood shot to the limelight in the course of the strict lockdown final 12 months for serving to hundreds of migrant labourers attain their houses in several states.
(With inputs from PTI)