Petition filed in Supreme Court on delay in hearing of IRCTC scam, demand for early completion of trial

Petition filed in Supreme Court on delay in hearing of IRCTC scam, demand for early completion of trial

IRCTC scandal ( IRCTC Scam Case ) hearing in went allegedly filed in getting the Supreme Court to delay (Supreme Court) from. The petitioner has said that despite the filing of the charge sheet in the case, it is not being heard in the lower court. The petitioner also referred to the order of the Supreme Court in his petition, in which the Supreme Court had said that the trial court should complete the trial of criminal cases registered against MPs and MLAs within one year.

Former Bihar Chief Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) national president Lalu Yadav, former CM Rabri Devi and his son Tejashwi Yadav are also accused in the IRCTC scam case. In 2019, a Delhi court had granted bail to Lalu Yadav and his family members in this case. This case pertains to the alleged irregularities in awarding the contract for operation of two IRCTC hotels to a private firm.

The matter is being heard in Delhi's Rouse Avenue Court. The CBI, while filing a chargesheet in the case in 2018, said that it had sufficient evidence against Lalu Yadav, Rabri Devi, Tejashwi Yadav and others. The CBI had earlier told the court that the then Group General Manager of IRCTC BK Agarwal, former Union Minister Prem Chand Gupta and his wife Sarla Gupta are also accused.

ED also investigated money laundering in the case

Apart from this, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has also investigated the money laundering in the case. It is alleged that during Lalu Yadav's tenure as Railway Minister, the work of maintenance of two hotels run by IRCTC in Ranchi and Puri was suddenly given to a company named Sujata Hotels. Vinay and Vijay Kochhar were the owners of this company and in return, Sujata Hotels allegedly gave Lalu Yadav three acres of land in Patna, which was a benami property.

According to allegations, the ownership of Delight Marketing Company passed from Sarla Gupta to Rabri Devi and Tejashwi Yadav between 2010 and 2014 after Sujata Hotels got the contract. However, during this time Lalu had resigned from the post of Railway Minister. In this case of money laundering, Tejashwi Yadav and his mother Rabri Devi are currently out on bail on a personal bond of Rs 1 lakh each.

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BJP will contest civic elections in Haryana on its own, Anil Vij said - will win big on all seats

BJP will contest civic elections in Haryana on its own, Anil Vij said - will win big on all seats

All is not well between the ruling BJP and JJP alliance in Haryana. This is indicated by the fact that the BJP has announced to contest elections on its own in all the municipalities and municipal councils of Haryana. Haryana State President OP Dhankhar himself gave this information. Senior Haryana BJP leader and Home Minister Anil Vij have also given a big statement regarding this. Anil Vij clearly said that the Bharatiya Janata Party has decided after considering all the points. The party will fight on its own and the BJP will register its victory in all the municipalities and municipal councils across Haryana.

Let us tell you that there is a coalition government between BJP and Jannayak Janata Party in Haryana. Manohar Lal Khattar is the Chief Minister while Jannayak Janata Party supremo Dushyant Chautala is the Deputy Chief Minister. The BJP will fight the election of the city council on its symbol. Whereas the district unit of the BJP will decide the simple in the municipal elections. There is also a proposed meeting in Panchkula on June 1 regarding this. Candidates will be able to file their nominations from May 30 to June 4. Voting is on June 19 while the counting will take place on June 22.

In Haryana, elections are to be held in 18 municipal councils, which include Gohana, Hodal, Bahadurgarh, Narwana, Tohana, Nuh, Kalka, Narnaul, Palwal, Sohna, Mandi Dabwali, Charkhi Dadri, Jhajjar, Jind, Kaithal, Hansi, Fatehabad, and Bhiwani. At the same time, elections will be held in 28 municipalities, including Narayangarh, Ratia, Bhuna, Barwala, Safidon, Uchana, Gharaunda, Tarawari, and Nising, Assandh, Cheeka, Rajound, Mahendragarh, Nangal-Chowdhary, Firozpur-Jhirka, Punhana, Ismailabad, Shahbad, Pehowa. , Ladwa, Samalkha, Meham, Bawal, Gannaur, Kundli, Ellenabad, Raniya and Sadhaura are included.

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