CBI to file final report in coal block allocation to GIL
The CBI told a special court that it will soon file its final report in a coal block allocation case involving Nagpur-based Grace Industries Ltd. (GIL) and some others. The probe agency told Special Judge Bharat Parashar that it will file its final report on investigation.
By the next hearing, posted for July 27, on the issue of seeking sanction for prosecution of two public servants in the case, CBI informed the court that they have sent the relevant records of the case to the Maharashtra government and the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) in February. The probe agency said it was awaiting the response of the authorities.
CBI was earlier directed by the court to conduct further probe into the alleged collusion between public servants and company officials in the case. The case relates to the allocation of coal block in which the CBI had chargesheeted GIL and one of its directors, Mukesh Gupta, as accused for the offence under section 420 (cheating) of the Indian Penal Code.