GRANITE SCAM

  • Granite scam: Durai Dayanidhi surrenders in Madurai court December 14, 2012

    Chennai: Union Steel Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi on Friday surrendered at a Madurai court four days after being granted anticipatory bail in the granite scam case by the Madras High Court. Accompanied by a battery of advocates and DMK workers, he paid a personal security of Rs 10,000,...
  • Granite scam: Alagiri's daughterinlaw appears before police October 7, 2012

    Chennai: The Rs 16,000 crore granite mining scam in Tamil Nadu is creating ripples among the high profile. Union Minister Alagiri's daughterinlaw Anusha appeared before the Madurai Police on Sunday. This comes days after the Madras High Court dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of Anusha's husband Durai Dayanidhi in connection with...
  • Anticipatory bail plea of MK Alagiri's son rejected September 25, 2012

    Chennai: The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court bench dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi on Tuesday in connection with the illegal granite quarrying case. Durai Dayanidhi is among the 60 people named in the FIR related to the illegal granite mining...
  • TN: Over 50 arrested in Rs 16,000cr granite scam September 17, 2012

    Madurai: The Rs 16,000 crore granite mining scam in Tamil Nadu is creating ripples among the high profile. Over 50 people have been arrested and the search is on for union minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi. Durai Dayanidhi is on the wanted list of the Tamil Nadu police for...
  • Madurai granite scam: Raids at 34 places September 15, 2012

    Madurai: Vigilance authorities raided 34 places in Madurai in connection with the granite mining scam on Saturday. Cases against two IAS officers who served as Madurai Collectors have been filed. The IAS officers allegedly falsified records and covered up illegal quarrying by PRP exports. Cases against five other officers have also been...
  • TN: Court to hear bail plea of Alagiri's son September 4, 2012

    Chennai: The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court is set to hear the bail plea of Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi. The police had issued a look out notice against him and several others for their alleged roles in the multicrore granite mining scam. Dayanidhi was the director...