Siddharth Behura

  • 2G case: Behura walks out of Tihar jail on bail 11-05-2012 07:57 PM

    New Delhi: Two days after getting bail from the Supreme Court in the 2G case, former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura was on Friday released from the Tihar Jail after a lapse of over 15 months since his arrest. Behura, arrested on February 2 last year along with former Telecom Minister...
  • 2G scam case: A Raja moves court for bail 09-05-2012 04:26 PM

    New Delhi: Former Union telecom minister A Raja, who has been facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, has moved a Delhi court seeking bail. The accused in the 2G spectrum scam has been behind bars for 15 months. He moved the court for the bail hours after...
  • 2G: Ex-telecom secy Siddharth Behura gets bail 09-05-2012 03:01 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted bail to former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura in the 2G spectrum scam case. Behura got the bail on Rs 5 lakh surety and Rs 10 lakh bond. Nineteen individuals, including former telecom minister A Raja, and six companies are accused in the...
  • 2G: Arguments against Essar, Loop from May 3 21-04-2012 07:32 PM

    New Delhi: A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Saturday said arguments on the framing of charges against some top corporate honchos from Loop Telecom and Essar Group will commence May 3. Special CBI Judge OP Saini put, for May 3, the arguments on framing of charges and...
  • 2G: Behura seeks more time from par panel 05-04-2012 05:28 PM

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura, facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation case, has sought more time from a Parliamentary panel examining the telecom policies to appear before it. The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) had decided to summon Behura as a witness before it on April 11 and...
  • 2G scam: JPC decides to summon Raja, Behura 21-03-2012 09:27 PM

    New Delhi: Former telecom minister A Raja and ex-telecom secretary Siddharth Behura will be summoned to depose before the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) examining the 2G scam. "We have decided to call Raja and Behura. While the date for Raja's appearance is not yet decided, Behura will be summoned on...
  • 2G: SC to hear Chandolia, Behura's bail plea 24-02-2012 07:39 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court (SC) will hear the bail petitions of A Raja's former private secretary RK Chandolia and former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura on Friday in the 2G spectrum scam case. Chandolia was former Telecom Minister A Raja's private secretary during UPA (I) rule, while Behura was the...
  • 2G: Achary denies being a CBI influenced witness 03-01-2012 12:53 PM

    New Delhi: The lawyer for accused former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura completed the cross examination of Aseervatham Achary in the 2G spectrum scam. He was a close aide of former telecom minister A Raja and has implicated the former telecom minister and others. Achary again refuted the suggestion that he...
  • 2G: Behura to cross question Raja's ex-aide 03-01-2012 07:30 AM

    New Delhi: The lawyer for accused former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura is set to cross-examine Aseervatham Achary in the 2G spectrum scam. He was a close aide of former telecom minister A Raja and has implicated the former telecom minister and others. The hearing on Monday was adjourned after he...
  • 2G: SC notice to CBI on Chandolia, Behura's bail 02-01-2012 11:26 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the CBI on bail pleas of A Raja's former private secretary RK Chandolia and former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura in the 2G spectrum scam case. Chandolia has sought a stay on the Delhi High Court's order that questioned granting of...
  • 2G Scam: Delhi HC rejects Behura's bail plea 16-12-2011 02:48 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected the bail plea of former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura in the 2G spectrum scam. The former telecom secretary was arrested along with former telecom minister A Raja on February 2 in the 2G scam. He has been charged with criminal conspiracy,...
  • 2G: Court order on Behura's bail plea today 16-12-2011 08:07 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court is likely to pronounce its order on the bail plea of former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura in the 2G spectrum scam. The former telecom secretary was arrested along with former telecom minister A Raja on February 2 in the 2G scam. He has been...
  • 2G: Behura approaches HC over his bail plea 09-12-2011 08:19 PM

    New Delhi: Cooling his heels in Tihar jail since February this year after his arrest for his alleged role in the 2G spectrum case, former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura on Friday approached the Delhi High Court to know the fate of his bail plea on which the court had reserved...
  • 2G: Chandolia gets bail, Behura order reserved 01-12-2011 08:29 AM

    New Delhi: A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Thursday granted bail to R K Chandolia, the private secretary of former telecom minister A Raja, in connection with the 2G spectrum allocation scam. Chandolia was granted bail on a personal bond of Rs three lakh. However, the court...
  • 2G case: HC notice to CBI on Behura's bail plea 16-11-2011 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought CBI's response on the bail plea of former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura, arrested for his alleged role in the 2G spectrum case. Issuing notice to CBI, Justice Shali also asked the probe agency to file a status report by December 1,...
  • 2G: Behura accuses CBI of discrimination 01-11-2011 03:11 PM

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura, arrested for his alleged role in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, on Tuesday accused the CBI in a Delhi court of discriminating among various accused in the case by not opposing their bail pleas for political considerations. "The prosecution is making distinction (among...
  • Behura drags Subbarao, Chidambaram into 2G net 27-07-2011 08:46 PM

    New Delhi: Jailed former telecom secretary, Siddharth Behura on Wednesday dragged RBI governor and then finance secretary D Subbarao into the 2G case, accusing him of not revising the spectrum license fee. Behura told the court, he was only a bureaucrat and had no role except to implement Government policy....
  • 2G: Behura blames Cabinet, says he is innocent 27-07-2011 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura on Wednesday claimed that he was being made a scapegoat in the 2g spectrum allocation scam. Opposing framing of charges against him in the 2G spectrum case, Behura blamed the Union Cabinet for the scam. "The entire Cabinet has collective responsibility for the...
  • 2G scam: CBI to grill Raja, Behura, Doshi again 18-07-2011 10:35 AM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) may interrogate former telecom minister A Raja and his former secretary Siddharth Behura again on Monday. The central investigation agency will question them and Reliance executive Gautam Doshi in the Patiala House Court premises. The CBI on Saturday had sought permission from...
  • 2G: Ex-telecom secretary's bail plea rejected 03-06-2011 04:09 PM

    New Delhi: A special court on Friday dismissed the bail plea of former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura, who is in jail in the 2G spectrum allocation case. CBI special Judge OP Saini said: "The application stands dismissed." Behura is a co-accused in the scam along with former communication minister A...
  • 2G: judicial custody of Raja, 3 others extended 17-03-2011 04:26 PM

    New Delhi: The judicial custody of former Telecom Minister A Raja and three other accused in the 2G spectrum case was extended till March 31 by a Delhi court on Thursday. Raja along with Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura, Raja's former personal secretary R K Chandolia and Swan telecom promoter Shahid...
  • More people involved in 2G scam: Raja's lawyer 03-02-2011 04:19 PM

    New Delhi: Former communications minister A Raja's defence counsel on Thursday told the local court that his aides were not the only people involved in the scandal related to allocation of second generation (2G) airwaves to telecom players. Raja and his aides - former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura and personal...