Anil Deshmukh Arrested:
Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has been arrested by the Enforcement Directorate followed by an investigation for over 12 hours in relation to a money laundering case, at their Mumbai office.
It must be noted that Anil Deshmukh, earlier stepped down from the post of Maharashtra Home Minister considering the bribery allegations against him. Anil Deshmukh was refused the cancellation of summons against him by the prove agency, appealed by him to the Bombay High Court on Friday. So, in this article further, let’s know more about Anil Deshmukh Biography, Age, Career, Net worth, etc.
Anil Deshmukh, also known as Anil Vasantrao Deshmukh is an Indian Politician from Maharashtra, and also a senior leader of the Nationalist Congress Party. Anil Deshmukh had also served as the Minister of Home Affairs in the Government of Maharashtra from 2019 to 2021.
Born on 9th May 1950, Anil Deshmukh is 71 years old.
Former Home Minister of Maharashtra, Anil Deshmukh is associated with eh Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).
The estimated Anil Deshmukh's net worth is Rs. 14.5 crores.
Anil Deshmukh's sons' name is Hrishikesh Deshmukh and Salil Deshmukh.
Anil Deshmukh's brother is Vilasrao Deshmukh, a former Member of Parliament in Rajya Sabha, India.
Anil Deshmukh is married to Aarti Deshmukh.
As mentioned above, Anil Deshmukh had to step down from his post as the Home Minister in the Government of Maharashtra, in 2021, considering the money laundering and extortion charges against him. Anil Deshmukh has currently been arrested by the Enforcement Directorate considering the money laundering case against him for the accusations made by former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh.
It must be noted that Anil Deshmukh, since July 2021, has been untraceable and had failed to appear in court appearances.
Anil Deshmukh has been a member of the 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, and 14th Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, where he represented the Katol Vidhan Sabha constituency. Anil Deshmukh has earlier also served as the Minister of Food and Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Minister of State for Education, Minister of Public Works Department, Minister of State for Sport & Youth Affairs, Information and Public Relation, and Minister of State for Education and Culture in the Government of Maharashtra.