Coalscam:Court frames charges against ex-coal secy, 5 others

A special court today framed charges against former coal secretary H C Gupta and five others in a coal scam case pertaining to alleged irregularities in allocation of a coal block in Madhya Pradesh to an accused firm. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar put the six on trial for alleged offences under section 120-B (criminal […]

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Coal scam: Ex Coal Secy, retired public servant granted bail

Former Coal Secretary H. C. Gupta and retired public servant L. S. Janoti were today granted bail by a special court in a coal scam case pertaining to alleged irregularities in the allocation of Bander coal block in Maharashtra. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar also allowed the plea filed by counsel appearing for former Minister […]

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Coal scam:Special Court summons ex-coal secy as accused

A special court today summoned former Coal Secretary H C Gupta, Delhi-based firm Pushp Steels and Mining Pvt Ltd and its director Atul Jain as accused for their alleged involvement in a coal block allocation scam case. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar took cognizance of the charge sheet filed by CBI in the case pertaining […]

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Coal scam: Have given records to competent authority

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday told a special court that they have furnished necessary records before competent authority for considering granting sanction to prosecute the public servants allegedly involved in a coal scam case relating to allocation of blocks to Navbharat Power Pvt Ltd (NPPL). The agency told Special CBI Judge Bharat […]

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Court asks CBI to further probe against ex-coal secy actions

The acts of former Coal Secretary H C Gupta and two other government officials overlooking the misrepresentation by Navbharat Power Pvt Ltd (NPPL) for getting coal block prima facie amounts to criminal misconduct, a special court on Wednesday said, directing the CBI to further investigate the case. The court differed from the investigating officer’s conclusion […]

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