What’s The Fight About?
Apart from the Rs 13 crore assets declared in his election affidavit last year, insiders say there is more big money involved:
- Three flats in the names of Municipal Mazdoor Union, Bombay Labour Union, party journal The Other Side and a basement leased to Dastakari at 6/105 Kaushalya Park, Hauz Khas, New Delhi
- Rest of the money from the sale of a 10-acre plot in Nelamangala, on the outskirts of Bangalore, valued at Rs 22 crore, but sold for half that amount
- A property in Mangalore valued at Rs 2-3 crore sold a couple of years ago for Rs 60 lakh
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