2G Scam | 23 November 2011

2G Scam | 23 November 2011

The Hindu

2G trial moved to Tihar Jail court complex

Hindustan Times

2G trial shifts to Tihar, defence to challenge order

New Delhi: India’s biggest corruption case — 2G-spectrum scam — will now be tried in a courtroom in high security Tihar Jail of the capital.

The Delhi high court on Tuesday shifted the trial of the case — involving 14 high profile accused, including former telecom minister A Raja and DMK MP Kanimozhi — from Patiala House courts situated in Central Delhi to the prison complex in West Delhi without assigning any reason. (Read story)


2G: Bail hearing for accused managers on Wednesday

New Delhi: As the 2G scam trial moves to Tihar jail, on Wednesday the Supreme Court will deliver its verdict on the bail pleas of Unitech’s Managing Director Sanjay Chandra, Swan Telecom’s Director Vinod Goenka as well of Reliance ADAG officials Gautam Doshi, Hari Nair and Surendra Pipara. All five have been lodged in Tihar jail for over six months. (Read story)