Never heard Dawood’s voice, am innocent: Nadeem Saifi tells India Today : India, News
India As we speak on Monday aired telephonic conversations of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim chatting with members of his sprawling underworld and terrorist community.
In one of many audio clips, Dawood discusses preparations for one ‘London Ustaad’. ‘London Ustaad’, prime intelligence sources confirmed, is the code-name used for Nadeem Saifi, a Bollywood music composer wished in reference to the 1997 sensational homicide of fellow music producer Gulshan Kumar.
Saifi spoke to India As we speak after the tapes had been aired on tv. Saifi says he has by no means heard Dawood’s voice earlier than and he by no means bought any safety cowl from the D-Firm as referred to within the audio tapes. The previous Bollywood music director mentioned he lives in Dubai operating a fragrance enterprise which apparently shouldn’t be faring effectively lately.
Here is what he informed India As we speak.
India As we speak: Have you ever seen India As we speak expose?
Nadeem Saifi: I noticed it one hour again. It is all garbage. Do not know the place are we going. That is so shocking. I’m in indignant way of thinking. That is very incorrect. You need to perceive. I’m a legislation abiding citizen. I by no means broke any visitors sign solely.
With my palms folded, I say that I’m not afraid of anyone, as I do not lie, not afraid to die. You have got seen me from final 20 years. I’m harmless. Nobody desires to consider. I can go to larger platfom, however I do not do this. I’m not Ehsanfaramosh (ungrateful).
I’m made due to you all. Someday will come when one has to reply that why you tortured one harmless. One has to reply to the almighty. I swear by god that it is all lie. UK authorities is aware of the place did all I get the cash, who fought for me in court docket. My household suffers, My mother and father are in poor health.
Am solely a composer. For final 20 years i’m preventing “Julm”. That is all incorrect, an harmless man is been tortured, at some point I’ll move away(Die). I swear that I’ve nothing to do, i by no means taken any assist. Hindu brother sisters have helped me. Very clear and large businessman are they who helped me. UK govt. is aware of about this. I count on all to be truthful. I’m in Dubai.
Q Dawood’s voice is there in our investigation by which we hear him giving orders to extend your safety in London.
A Please do appropriate investigation. It isn’t proper. You can not say issues that are unfaithful.
Q Conversations present that safety was offered to you by Dawood?
A What garbage is that this? That is nonsense. That is very incorrect. I do not know this. My visitor had been there. What incorrect I’ve accomplished? I by no means knew why do you all do? I by no means gave cash nor taken from anybody. All courts have cleared me.
Q Why garbage? It is a voice recorded by our investigators.
A Recorded voice hogi (It have to be recorded). I by no means heard their (Dawood’s and his associates) voice.
Q Nevertheless it says that safety was offered to you.
A These are all baseless. Persons are attempting to defame me. Improper info. Individuals attempting to defame me. It is a misinformation.
Q What are you doing lately?
A I’m struggling for my life to feed my household. I’m attempting to get again to my music ardour. I’m a composer.
Q Did you open a fragrance enterprise in Dubai?
A Sure. Enterprise shouldn’t be going okay. Each enterprise has ups and down.
Q Why do not you come to India?
A I need to come to India. It is my nation. My mother and father say come to India. Mera vatan hai. Mum or dad cry day by day. I solely can see. The place will I get the justice?
Q What’s stopping you from coming to India?
A Have received in 5 courts and bought clear chit additionally. You (authorities of India) have people who find themselves accused, because you (GOI) could not show them responsible. All have denied any involvement of mine. Bangalore Narco take a look at head says clearly that one individual cannot lie in second interrogation. RS Sharma has gone to jail, he was mendacity.
Q However there’s hardly any readability in Gulshan Kumar homicide case?
A Readability was there. Investigation was incorrect. However one readability is there that I’m harmless. We mentioned many occasions that give it to CBI. If I’m responsible why will I speak about re-investigation. We respect CBI. Why would not [the Indian government] give the case to CBI?
Q However why do not you come to India?
A Judges says that so many instances are pending. I’m only a music composer. Not a politician. I’ve lot of followers. Tons of and hundreds of thousands of hits are there on my songs in YouTube. Individuals nonetheless love me. They take heed to my music.
Q Are you in contact with the movie Business in India?
A I’m in contact with the trade and journalists. I’ve not escaped. I discuss to them day by day. I’m not absconding. I stay in a close-by nation, in Dubai.