New Delhi: In a major relief for Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and Maharashtra Transport Minister Gulabrao Deokar, the Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the Bombay High Court order cancelling his bail plea in connection with a housing scam.
Deokar had been named in the Jalgaon Housing Society scam.
Following the HC order, the minister filed an appeal in the apex court, which stayed his arrest till August 21.
03:07 PM, Aug 07, 2012
New Delhi: The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court on Monday rejected the bail of NCP leader and Minister of State for Transport Gulabrao Deokar. He was arrested in connection with the Jalgaon housing society scam. NCP Maharshtra chief Madhukar Pichad has said that the party has sought Gulabrao's resignation. Between 1995 and 2000, Deokar was member of the Jalgaon Municipal Council The scam pertains to the construction of...
01:29 PM, Aug 07, 2012
Mumbai: Maharashtra Minister of State for Transport and senior NCP leader Gulabrao Deokar was on Sunday arrested for alleged involvement in a 1997 housing scam related to construction of 11,000 low-cost houses in Jalgaon, north Maharashtra. Deokar, who was a member of Jalgaon Municipal Council between 1995 and 2000, was summoned to the Zilla Peth police station at Jalgaon and arrested, police sources said. Additional SP Ishu Sindhu, who is...
05:33 PM, May 21, 2012