Shiv Sena has described the ‘absconding’ liquor baron Vijay Mallya as a financial terrorist, who brings disrepute to the country. In its editorial comments on its mouthpiece ‘Samna’,it said- “Iss desh ka aarthik aantanwadi hai jise kendra sarkar desh ke bahar bhagne diya (There is a financial terrorist in the country whom the Centre has allowed to flee the country)”.
Hitting out at the Centre for providing shield to business tycoon
The Sena further slammed both the opposition and the Centre and said that it was during the UPA regime that the loans were sanctioned and it is now during the NDA rule that the accused managed to escape.
“There are several politicians and officials who have have sought favours from Vijay Mallya. The Shiv Sena lamented that defaulters like Vijay Mallya, who is indebted of Rs 9,000 crore, is roaming free whereas debt-ridden farmers across the country are committing suicides