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The director and promoter of Tarini Group of Companies got bail in connection with disproportionate assets case involving former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh.
Vakamulla Chandrasekhar was arrested under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) for allegedly providing an amount of Rs 5.9 crore to Singh and his family.
The accused, arrested under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), was produced before the court through agency's special public prosecutor N K Matta on expiry of his three-day ED custody.
The agency earlier said that Chandrasekhar had provided an amount of Rs 5.9 crore to Singh and his family members through his three personal bank accounts.
CBI is seeking clarification to the nature of sanction needed from a state government for conducting any inquiry or investigation into an offence in the state.
Special Judge Santosh Snehi Mann asked the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to file the chargesheet as soon as possible and listed the matter for February 1.
Special Judge Santosh Snehi Mann asked the Enforcement Directorate to file status report in the case by January 22 and a supplementary chargesheet as soon as possible.
The Patiala House Court will continue hearing the disproportionate assets case involving former Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh.
Case involving Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh: Delhi Court reserves order on LIC agent's bail plea
A probe had allegedly found that during his tenure as the Union Steel Minister from 2009 to 2011, Virbhadra Singh had accumulated assets worth Rs 6.03 crore in his and his family's name.
The ED said that the investigation in the case was at a crucial stage and if granted the relief, Chauhan, who was arrested on July 9 last year, could tamper with evidence and flee from justice.
Faced with a strong anti-incumbency wave, the Congress managed to bag only 21 seats in the 68-member assembly.
The electorate in Himachal Pradesh gave a split verdict over the candidates from erstwhile Royal families with four of them winning the polls and three facing defeat.
The Himachal Pradesh electoral ground is no cricket pitch but the tale of victory and defeat is one that Congress' Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and BJP's Prem Kumar Dhumal will surely identify with.
‘Raja sahib’ Virbhadra Singh won for the eighth time in a state Assembly election from Arki, defeating Rattan Singh Pal of the BJP by a margin of 6,051 votes.
During his two stints as chief minister, the hill state saw significant infrastructure developments, particularly of roads. He also oversaw the development of new railway lines as well.