Chandigarh, July 15
The listening to in “cash-for-judge” rip-off has resumed after a yr with the CBI particular court docket summoning three witnesses within the case to seem on the following date of listening to — July 30.
The hearings had been postponed for roughly a yr because of the lockdown. When the listening to of the case started, Sukhpal Singh and Bhavnik Mehta, advocates, proxy counsel for Particular Public Prosecutor for the CBI, made a request for adjournment. The CBI court docket acknowledged within the order that the request for adjournment was allowed for at this time solely and the proxy counsels had been directed to tell the Particular Public Prosecutor to seem on the adjourned date and proceed the trial.
The court docket has once more issued the summons to witnesses Arun Rawat, SC Dandriyal and Vipin Kumar after they failed to seem at this time. — TPR