Cong MLA seeks CBI probe into property of Ramdev

The MLA from Tehri also urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank to recommend a CBI probe into the Baba`s riches.

Updated: Feb 24, 2011, 20:54 PM IST

Dehra Dun: With Congress leaders raising doubts over the source of funding for Baba Ramdev`s activities, party MLA in Uttarakhand Kishor Upadhyay today
demanded a CBI probe into huge wealth allegedly accumulated by the Yoga Guru in just about a decade.

"Baba had only a cycle just a decade ago but now he has
accumulated property worth crores of rupees. This should be
investigated," Upadhyay told reporters.

The MLA from Tehri also urged Prime Minister Manmohan
Singh and Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank
to recommend a CBI probe into the Baba`s riches.

Upadhyay also urged Ramdev himself to come clean on the
issue.

PTI