2G Scam | 28 June 2011

2G Scam | 28 June 2011


MM Joshi not allowed to table 2G scam report before new PAC

New Delhi: Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairman Murli Manohar Joshi tried to table his 2G scam report before the new committee at a meeting today, but members, led by the Congress’ Jayanti Natarajan, did not allow him to do so. (read story)

Daily News & Analysis

Information from Mauritius on expected lines, says CBI

The CBI has received information from Mauritius authorities sought by the agency in its on-going 2G spectrum scam probe. Agency sources have maintained that documents received from Mauritius have further strengthened agency’s suspicion that many companies acted as a face for telecom giants here to get second generation spectrum. (read story)

The Hindu

CBI to track 2G money trail in Switzerland

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation will send a formal request to Switzerland in a bid to track the alleged money trail of Swan Telecom, a company involved in the 2G spectrum allocation scam. (read story)

The Financial Express

Morani’s bail plea deferred

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday deferred till next week the hearing on the bail plea of Bollywood film producer Karim Morani, arrested for his involvement in the 2G spectrum scam, pending a report on his health condition by a hospital here. (read story)

The Times of India

Kanimozhi breaks down on seeing brother Stalin in Tihar

New Delhi: More than a month after DMK leader MK Stalin had met his half-sister and party MP Kanimozhi, he paid her a visit in the women’s jail for about half an hour on Monday afternoon. (read story)