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Ludhiana court discharges Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, other accused in City Centre case

Sessions judge Gurbir Singh accepted the closure report presented by the state vigilance bureau and discharged all the 31 accused.

Published: 27th November 2019 04:46 PM  |   Last Updated: 27th November 2019 04:46 PM   |  A+A-

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh (Photo | PTI)

By PTI

LUDHIANA: A court here on Wednesday discharged Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and all other accused in the alleged Rs 1,140 crore Ludhiana City Centre scam.

Sessions judge Gurbir Singh accepted the closure report presented by the state vigilance bureau and discharged all the 31 accused.

"The charges against us have been rejected," Amarinder Singh told reporters outside the court.

He said he knew from the first day that it was a false case.

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