2G Scam | 27 May 2011

2G Scam | 27 May 2011

The Times of India

CBI opposes Siddhartha Behura’s bail plea

New Delhi: Former telecom secretary Sidharth Behura, accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, on Wednesday accused his predecessor A K Srivastava of "defending the policy" framed by the then telecom minister A Raja before a special CBI court. ( read story )

The Economic Times

Congress making DMK scapegoat in 2G scam: BJP

New Delhi: Trying to draw a wedge between Congress and the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, the Bharatiya Janata Party accused Congress of making its ruling partner a scapegoat in the 2G spectrum scam. ( read story )

Hindustan Times

2G scam accused may get to read digitalised case files

New Delhi: With chargesheet of the multicrore 2G spectrum scam running into 80,000 pages, the high-profile accused in the scandal may be allowed to use it to read digitalised case files inside the jail. The Delhi high court on Wednesday asked the Tihar jail authorities to inspect an iPad of Asif Balwa, one of the arrested accused, to ensure that he does not misuse it for communication. ( read more )


Morani bail plea order reserved till May 30

New Delhi: The bail plea hearing of Cineyug promoter Karim Morani, an accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, has been reserved till May 30. ( read more )