CPM hits out at PM Modi over ‘hypocricy’ on fighting corruption, raises Vyapam scam, Panama papers

New Delhi: The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM) on Tuesday termed as “hypocrisy” Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stand on corruption and demanded to know why the government had not moved ahead on the Lokpal or probed scams like Vyapam and the Sahara-Birla diaries.

Modi had on Tuesday reiterated at the BJP’s National Executive that there would be no compromise or leniency on corruption.

“The hypocrisy of the Prime Minister and the BJP government lies in the fact that while they are pursuing corruption cases against leaders of the opposition, this government in these three years has not even implemented the law enacted by the Parliament to establish the Lokpal,” the CPM said in a statement on Wednesday.

File photo of Narendra Modi. AFP

File photo of Narendra Modi. AFP

“There is no step being taken by this government to investigate scams like Vyapam, Srijan housing scam

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