Meanwhile, Shard Pawar has also clarified that NCP doesn't support or endorse the decision of Ajit Pawar.
An ED official claimed on Friday night that Patel, the NCP leader and the former union minister 'did not cooperate' with the inquiry.
The senior BJP leader alleged huge loans were approved on phone calls during the Manmohan Singh government, which weakened the financial condition of state-run banks.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar’s name too appeared in an ED inquiry recently after which he had offered to appear before the ED officials leading to a day-long political drama last month.
The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Patel on October 18 in connection with a probe into alleged illegal assets of Mirchi.
The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Patel on October 18 in connection with its money laundering probe linked to alleged illegal assets of Mirchi.
The ED action comes 3 days after an underworld-politics nexus came to light with Patel's alleged links with Dawood Ibrahim's close aide.
NCP leader Patel was a member of the Union Cabinet and served as civil aviation minister from 2004 to 2009 in the first term of the UPA government led by the Congress.
The NCP leader is alleged to have connection with aviation lobbyist Deepak Talwar, who has been named in the Enforcement Directorate’s charge sheet in the case.
I-League may have to cede the Champions League spot to ISL, to keep it running for a couple of more years.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Monday decided to contest the Gujarat Assembly elections on its own and expressed confidence it would bag the maximum number of seats in the "solo fight".
According to NCP's Rajendra Jain, the discussion largely revolved around exploring possibilities of a united fight against BJP.
Sunil Chhetri will be one among the dignitaries present during the final of the ongoing Under-17 FIFA World Cup.
As far as Asia is concerned, India are the 12th highest ranked team in the continent, while Iran lead the chart at the 23rd spot.