Asking Modi to 'come clean' on the issue, the party sought to know from him whether he was aware of clear conflict of interest of the then Revenue Minister Anandiben Patel while allocating government land near Gir Lion Sanctuary to a company which allegedly has close business links with Anar Patel.

"Was this allocation based on a Cabinet decision and endorsed by (then) Chief Minister (Modi) and whether conflict of interest, if any, was disclosed?", said senior Congress leader Anand Sharma at the AICC briefing. He said the issue would 'definitely' be raised in the budget session of Parliament as it pertained directly to the Prime Minister 'who has claimed that he has zero tolerance towards corruption'.

Sharma said the truth will emerge only through an independent probe by a Supreme Court-monitored SIT as agencies like CBI and ED cannot be trusted.

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