The Bofors case will be re-opened and probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation, the parliamentary panel was informed. The CBI has replied to a parliamentary committee, most members of which had recommended that the agency reinvestigate the Bofors case and bring it before the Supreme Court.
The look out circular against Karti Chidambaram was issued to prevent him from leaving the country like Vijay Mallya, the CBI’s counsel told the Madras High Court. The submission was made at the Madras High Court on a petition filed by Karti, son of former union Chidambaram who challenged the LOC issued against him.
The CBI said that it had arrived at some conclusion in the case alleging that a lady related to former Union minister, P Chidambaram had grabbed a hotel in Tamil Nadu. A plea had sought action against the lady who grabbed a hotel in TN with the help of officials of a public sector bank.
There is more trouble for Lalu Prasad Yadav as a team of the Central Bureau of Investigation will grill him next week. A team is set to leave for Patna and will question him for the alleged in awarding tenders for development, maintenance and operation of railway hotels at Ranchi and Puri to a private company.
The Central Bureau of Investigation has begun its probe into the 2012 Pilatus aircraft deal by the previous UPA government. A preliminary enquiry (PE) was registered after going through the Income Tax investigation report against Sanjay Bhandari, the defence dealer. Bhandari is currently not in India.
The verdict in the 2G spectrum case will be pronounced between August 25 and September 5. The indication was given by the special CBI judge at the Patiala House court in Delhi.
An Army Colonel was on Sunday arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation on graft charges. It is alleged that the Colonel had taken a bribe of Rs 50,000 from a Pune based company for the supply of a product which is sent to all field formations of the Indian Army.
On Tuesday, the Central Bureau of Investigation issued a statement in which it said that the raid carried out by it in the NDTV case was legal. It cited the Supreme Court’s ruling in which its jurisdiction over private banks was stated.
The CBI has arrested a Lt. Colonel and a middle for their alleged involvement in a transfer and posting racket at the Army Headquarters. The CBI had earlier registered an FIR in this regard.
The Central Bureau of Investigation has opposed the bail plea filed by Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virabhadra Singh, accused of corruption charges. The CBI in its application states that it opposes the bail granted to Singh and his wife in connection with a disproportionate assets case.He is the king of the state and is involved in corrupt practices. His medical issues are common and hence the medical ground cited by him should not be considered, the CBI also said.