SANT SINGH CHATWAL

  • Rewarded with row: Padma Bhushan controversy January 28, 2010

    High profile NRI hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal, who was once chargesheeted by the CBI in an bank fraud case and was later absolved, has been awarded with the Padma Bhushan this year. Does he deserve his award? ...
  • FTN: Controversies make Padma Awards lose their shine January 28, 2010

    The list of Padma awards announced just before the Republic Day has generated another controversy. Indian American hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal has been awarded the Padma Bhushan but BJP says he does not deserve the award because of alleged financial wrongdoing attached to his name. The Union Government says Chatwal has...
  • BJP wants Chatwal's name out of Padma list January 27, 2010

    The UPA Governments decision to nominate NRI Sant Singh Chatwal for the Padma Awards has created a political storm. The BJP has demanded that Chatwal who has been at the centre of a controversy and recently facing trials for an alleged bank fraud amounting to a whopping $9 million should not...