News Brief | September 2015
Summon Manmohan Singh as accused: Madhu Koda
Former Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda moved an application before a special court seeking summoning of former PM Manmohan Singh and two others as accused in a coal scam case in which CBI had charge sheeted industrialist Naveen Jindal and others.
Koda, who is also an accused in the case, sought summoning of Manmohan Singh, who then held the portfolio of the Coal Ministry, Anand Swarup who was then Secretary (Energy) and then Mines and Geology Secretary Jai Shankar Tiwari.
The copy of Koda´s application was supplied to CBI and the court, which then fixed August 28 for scrutiny of documents.