The Delhi High Court on Friday postulated some-more time to former Telecom Minister A. Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and others in a 2G spectrum box to record their replies to a CBI defence severe their acquittal.
Justice Najmi Waziri authorised a pleas of some indicted seeking some-more time to record response on a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) petition and listed a matter for Oct 9 for serve hearing.
The Unitech has also filed a respond that was taken on record by a court.
The justice was conference a executive examine agency’s defence severe a special court’s sequence acquitting Raja, Kanimozhi and others in a 2G spectrum case.
The special justice on Dec 21, 2017 had clear all indicted in a 2G spectrum allocation case.
While announcing a judgement, special decider O.P. Saini pronounced a CBI and a Enforcement Directorate had unsuccessful to yield sufficient justification to infer a charges opposite 33 persons named in a case.
Besides A. Raja and Kanimozhi, a special justice had also clear 17 others, including DMK supremo M. Karunanidhi’s mother Dayalu Ammal, Shahid Balwa and Vinod Goenka of STPL, Asif Balwa and Rajiv Aggarwal of Kusegaon Fruits and Vegetables Pvt Ltd, film writer Karim Morani, and P. Amirtham and Sharad Kumar of Kalaignar TV.
Former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura, A. Raja’s earlier private secretary R.K. Chandolia, Swan Telecom promoters Shahid Usman Balwa and Vinod Goenka, Unitech Ltd MD Sanjay Chandra and 3 tip executives of Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (RADAG) — Gautam Doshi, Surendra Pipara and Hari Nair — were also clear by a special court.
The ED in a chargesheet had purported that Rs 2 billion was paid by Swan Telecom (P) Ltd (STPL) promoters to a DMK-run Kalaignar TV.
The CBI had purported that there was a detriment of Rs 309.84 billion to a exchequer in allocation of licences for a 2G spectrum. The allocation was scrapped by a tip justice on Feb 2, 2012.
The special court, that was set adult on Mar 14, 2011 for conference 2G cases exclusively, had also clear Essar Group promoters Ravi Kant Ruia and Anshuman Ruia and 6 others in a apart box outset out of a 2G fraud probe.
The initial case, prosecuted by a CBI, had 17 accused, while a second, followed by a ED had 19 undertrials. The third box had 8 accused, including a Essar promoters.
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