Former Mumbai Commissioner of Police Param Bir Singh, on Monday, filed a petition earlier than the Supreme Courtroom looking for quashing of the Maharashtra authorities order transferring him to the Dwelling Guard Division. The IPS officer, in his plea, known as the switch “arbitrary and unlawful”.
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He additionally sought a CBI probe into alleged corrupt malpractices of Maharashtra Dwelling Minister Anil Deshmukh.
Underneath flak for “mishandling” the case of bomb scare exterior Mukesh Ambani’s residence right here, the Maharashtra authorities on March 17 transferred Singh from the put up and appointed senior IPS officer Hemant Nagrale, who was holding extra cost of Maharashtra DGP, as the brand new commissioner of Mumbai Police.
Days after he was shunted out, Singh, in a letter to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, accused Maharashtra Dwelling Minister Anil Deshmukh of indulging in “malpractices” and asking inspector Sachin Waze to gather Rs 100 crore a month. “The Hon’ble Dwelling Minister expressed to Waze that he had a goal to build up Rs 100 crore a month. For attaining the aforesaid goal, the Dwelling Minister instructed Waze that there are about 1,750 bars, eating places and different institutions in Mumbai and if a sum of Rs 2-Three lakh every was collected from every of them, a month-to-month assortment of Rs 40-50 crore was achievable. The Dwelling Minister added that the remainder of the gathering could possibly be made out of different sources,” Singh had written.