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The mood of the government became apparent when Finance Minister Arun Jaitley lashed out at auditors in his first reaction to the scam.
Jaitley said any state possessing the capacity to build infrastructure employment and buzzing economic activity becomes an attractive destination for investors.
Breaking his silence on the PNB fraud, Jaitley had yesterday said the State would chase down the culprits to the end.
The Congress taunted, saying fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi’s letter accusing Punjab National Bank of having destroyed his brand.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday broke his silence but only to train his guns on auditors for their failure to detect the fraud on time.
Jaitley questioned the ethics of some businesses in the country and asked as to why the bank's internal and external auditors could not detect the fraud which had been going on for 7 long years.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi stepped up his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Punjab National Bank fraud case.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi questions silences from PM Modi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on PNB fraud
Gandhi said on his social media handle: "Prime Minister Modi tells kids how to pass exams for 2 hours, but won't speak for 2 minutes on the 22,000 crore banking scam."
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley would be leaving Saturday night on a two-day official visit to Saudi Arabia to co-chair the 12th India-Saudi Arabia Joint Commission Meeting on February 18-19.
Demands release of sufficient funds for setting up AIIMS, Finance Minister reportedly responds positively.
PNB has detected a USD 1.77 bn scam where jeweller Nirav Modi allegedly acquired fraudulent letters of undertaking from a branch in Mumbai to secure overseas credit from other Indian lenders.
There are 57 major monuments in Hampi, most of them falling in the core zone of Hampi, which includes four villages spread across 41.8 sqkm.
CM Chandrasekhar Rao will meet Arun Jaitley and is likely to discuss issues relating to the Union budget, the funds required for Telangana.
Union Finance minister promises one job to every family, integrity of Tripura; assures a committee to examine the backwardness of tribals.
Arun Jaitley informed that the Centre would soon constitute a committee to examine the backwardness of tribals, vis-a-vis their socio-economic, cultural and linguistic problems.