Coal scam: HC stays sentence, Rs 25L fine on Madhu Koda

The Delhi High Court today stayed a trial court order awarding three-year jail term to former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda in a coal scam case till January 22, by when it has also sought response of the CBI on his appeal challenging the conviction and sentence. Justice Anu Malhotra also stayed the order imposing […]

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Former Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda convicted in coal scam case

A special court today held former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda and ex-coal secretary H C Gupta guilty of corruption and other charges in a coal scam case. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar held Koda, Gupta and other accused persons, including ex-Jharkhand chief secretary A K Basu and private company Vini Iron and Steel Udyog […]

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Court to pronounce verdict on Dec 13 in coal case agst Koda

A special court will pronounce on December 13 its verdict in a coal scam case against former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda, ex-Coal Secretary H C Gupta and others. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar has directed all the accused to remain present before court on the date of judgement in the case pertaining to alleged […]

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Coal scam: Court dismisses plea to summon ex-PM

The Special court on Friday dismissed ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda’s plea seeking summoning of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as accused in a coal scam case. Koda had on August 17, moved an application seeking to summon Singh as an accused along with Anand Swaroop, the then Secretary (Energy), and Jai Shankar Tiwari, the then Secretary(Mines and Geology), contending that CBI’s theory of conspiracy remains incomplete without the involvement of the […]

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Court to hear Koda’s plea seeking summoning of ex-PM on Sep 2

Ex-Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda’s plea seeking summoning of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and two others as additional accused in a coal scam case will be heard on September 2, a Special Court today said. Former MP Naveen Jindal and others were earlier chargesheeted by CBI in the case. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar […]

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Coal scam: Koda seeks summoning of Manmohan Singh

Former Chief Minister of Jharkhand Madhu Koda on Monday moved an application in a special court, seeking summoning of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as an accused in a coal scam case. The fresh application by Koda comes months after the Supreme Court stayed the summons issued by a special CBI court. The CBI had summoned Singh […]

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Coal scam: Madhu Koda, eight others put on trial

Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda, former Coal Secretary H C Gupta and seven others were today put on trial by a special court here in connection with a case pertaining to alleged irregularities in allocation of a coal block. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parasar also framed charges against former Jharkhand Chief Secretary A K […]

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Koda gets bail, set to leave prison

The Jharkhand High Court Tuesday granted bail to former chief minister Madhu Koda in a graft case related to a rural electrification contract, paving the way for him to step out of jail after three years and eight months. The court while granting bail to Koda in the rural electrification scam, linked to alleged wrongdoings […]

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Koda gets provisional bail for one week

Provisional bail has granted to former chief minister Madhu Koda by the Jharkhand High court. Koda who is a scam accused has got the provisional bail for a week to attend his ailing mother. Hearing on the provisional bail petition, Justice H C Mishra granted bail with a direction that he should surrender to a […]

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Delhi High Court upholds poll panel’s order on Koda

The Delhi High Court on Friday upheld the Election Commission’s order that issued notice to former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda regarding his disqualification for producing fudged election expenses.   “(The) Election Commission has correctly appreciated and understood the law laid down therein and therefore, we concur with what the Election Commission has expressed,” a […]

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