2G Scam | 21 September 2011

2G Scam | 21 September 2011


2G: CBI won’t probe Chidambaram, questions SC’s power

New Delhi: Opposing an inquiry against Home Minister P Chidambaram in 2G case the Central Government and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) have told the supreme court that the court cannot interfere or direct police to make any person an accused. (read story)

The Hindu

2G case: CBI opposes Swamy plea in Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday strongly opposed any probe against Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram, sought by Janata Party President Subramanian Swamy in the Supreme Court for his alleged involvement in the 2G spectrum allocation scam. (read story)

Hindustan Times

2G scam: Centre, CBI oppose probe against PC

New Delhi: The Centre and the CBI on Tuesday opposed Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy’s plea for probing home minister P Chidambaram’s alleged role in the 2G- scam case, saying the Supreme Court did not have the jurisdiction to pass such an order after filing of chargesheet in the case. (read story)

Business Standard

2G scam: CBI opposes probe against Chidambaram

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday submitted before the Supreme Court that the premier agency cannot take orders from the apex court if a party in the case wanted to probe home minister P Chidambaram’s alleged role in the second-generation (2G) scam. The trial on the case has already commenced in a special court and, therefore, the apex court’s supervisory role is over, CBI counsel K K Venugopal emphasised during resumed hearing of the case. (read story)

India Today

CBI wary of SC probe into Chidambaram’s 2G role

New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday questioned the maintainability of Subramanian Swamy’s application before the Supreme Court, seeking a probe into the role of Union minister P. Chidambaram after the filing of the chargesheet in the 2G scam case. (read story)