Maharashtra Congress demands action against BJP MLA Vijaykumar Gavit
The Indian Express
Maharashtra Congress on Saturday demanded action against BJP MLA Vijaykumar Gavit, who has been indicted in a scam involving siphoning off funds of the tribal welfare department between 2004 and 2009. Gavit, who was tribal welfare minister in the previous Congress-NCP government, had later joined the BJP ahead of assembly polls in 2014.
“The committee was constituted by the Congress-NCP government after allegations surfaced against Gavit who was the tribal development minister.