Om Prakash Chautala

  • Teachers' recruitment scam; HC extends bail of seven convicts July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday extended till July 25 the interim bail of seven convicts in the Junior Basic Teachers' recruitment scam case also involving former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA-son Ajay Chautala. A bench of Justice Siddharth Mridul granted the relief to seven...
  • Notice to CBI on Chautala bail plea June 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file its reply on pleas for interim bail by former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala. Justice S. Mridul issued notice to the CBI on the bail application of Chautala and posted the matter...
  • SC rejects Chautala's bail plea September 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Wednesday rejected the bail plea of former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala who along with his son was convicted in connection with the teachers' recruitment scam in the state. Brushing aside his plea that he be allowed to remain out of jail on account of...
  • Delhi HC extends Chautala's bail till Sept 6 August 31, 2013

    The interim bail granted to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala has been extended by Delhi High Court for another week after an AIIMS medical board filed its fresh report on his health condition. The court had earlier taken note of the plea of 78-year-old Chautala that despite his successful...
  • JBT scam: Chautala's interim bail extended till July 22 July 4, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday extended the interim bail of former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala till July 22. He has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for irregularities in appointment of teachers in 2000. Justice Siddharth Mridul extended the interim bail of Chautala till July...
  • JBT scam: Chautala moves HC seeking extension of interim bail July 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday sought CBI's response on former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's plea seeking extension of his interim bail on medical grounds. Justice Siddharth Mridul issued notice to CBI and sought its response by July 4 on Chautala's application for extension of his...
  • Court allows CBI 80 new witnesses against Chautala June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday allowed CBI to bring 80 more witnesses, who it claimed were not listed earlier due to "inadvertence", in the trial against INLD chief and former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala in a disproportionate assets (DA) case. Special CBI Judge Manu Rai Sethi...
  • Haryana CM Hooda inquires about Chautala's health May 27, 2013

    Gurgaon: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday visited former chief minister and INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala in a hospital in Gurgaon to inquire about his health. The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader has been admitted to Medanta Medicity hospital with a heart problem, an official spokesperson...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala to be released from jail May 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala will be released from jail on Thursday after the Delhi High Court granted him an interim bail for six weeks to undergo a heart surgery. Chautala, 78, is serving prison time for his involvement in the 2000 teachers' recruitment scam. The...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala gets interim bail May 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala was on Tuesday granted interim bail for six weeks by the Delhi High Court for undergoing pacemaker implant surgery at a hospital. "In view of the facts and circumstances of the case and considering the medical report of the appellant/applicant, the...
  • Rajnath Singh meets Om Prakash Chautala in hospital May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Signalling apossible realignment of his party's alliance in Haryana, BJP president Rajnath Singh on Thursday met INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala at a hospital in Delhi, party sources said. They said Rajnath Singh, accompanied by party vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, met Chautala at the Ram Manohar Hospital...
  • SC to hear Chautala's plea to restrain TV episode March 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court said it will hear next week former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's plea to restrain a television channel from telecasting an episode based on the teachers' recruitment scam for which he has been convicted. After a brief hearing upon the mentioning of the matter by...
  • Telecast of 'Crime Patrol' episode on Chautala allowed March 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Thursday set aside the order of its single judge bench restraining Sony TV channel from telecasting an episode of 'Crime Patrol Dastak' based on the teachers' recruitment scam involving former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala. A division bench of Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice...
  • Tihar authorities to submit report on Ajay Chautala addressing rally February 26, 2013

    New Delhi: The Tihar Jail Superintendent will be submitting a report on former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's son Ajay addressing a rally to his supporters over a phone from within the jail. The Indian National Lok Dal chief's family on Saturday put his call on loudspeaker and made...
  • Tihar Jail begins inquiry against Ajay Chautala for addressing rally through phone February 25, 2013

    Chandigarh: The Tihar Jail authorities have initiated an inquiry against INLD chief and former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala's son Ajay Chautala after it was found that he addressed a public rally at Sonepat through the speaker phone when his grandson called him up last Wednesday in jail. Jail officials...
  • OP Chautala's son addresses rally from Tihar Jail using mobile phone February 25, 2013

    New Delhi: There seem to be no rules for VIP inmates at Delhi's high profile Tihar Jail. Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's son Ajay Chautala addressed a rally from inside his cell using his mobile phone. INLD leader Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay may be...
  • Court stops the telecast of 'Crime Patrol' Chautala episode February 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Friday restrained Sony TV channel from broadcasting an episode of 'Crime Patrol' programme based on a teachers' recruitment scam involving former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala and 54 others. Justice M.L. Mehta, in an interim direction, asked the entertainment channel not to telecast the...
  • Teachers' recruitment scam: No interim bail for Chautala February 15, 2013

    New Delhi: In a setback for former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, the Delhi High Court on Friday refused interim bail to the INLD chief in the teachers' recruitment scam. Chautala's counsel had sought intreim bail on medical grounds. But the High Court said no and postponed the hearing...
  • HC to hear Chautala's bail plea in teachers' job scam February 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will hear on Friday former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala's appeal against his conviction and 10 years sentence for illegally recruiting 3,206 junior teachers 12 years ago. The 78-year-old chief of Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), who was sent to Tihar Jail after...
  • Haryana to seek legal opinion on fate of teachers January 24, 2013

    Chandigarh: Haryana government on Thursday said it will seek legal opinion in the case of 3,206 JBT teachers, who were illegally recruited, after getting a copy of the Delhi Court judgement. This was stated by Haryana Education Minister Geeta Bhukkal while replying to the questions of mediapersons at Panchkula. Bhukkal...
  • Former Haryana CM Chautala hospitalised January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, who was on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in jail for his involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam, has been admitted to the GB Pant Hospital after he complained of chest pain. Om Prakash Chautala was in the GB Pant Hospital...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 22, 2013

    Rajnath Singh to replace Nitin Gadkari as BJP president, say sources. Om Prakash Chautala, son get 10 years in jail for their involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam. ...
  • Should politicians charged with serious crimes be tried in fast track courts? January 22, 2013

    Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his son have been sentenced to 10 years in jail for a scam. ...
  • News 360: INLD workers clash with police after Chautalas' verdict January 22, 2013

    Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his son Ajay Chautala were sentenced to 10 years in jail on Tuesday in the Haryana Teachers Recruitment scam. A case of rioting has been made against Indian National Lok Dal party workers for clashing and protesting outside the court after the...
  • Om Prakash Chautala, son get 10 years in jail, INLD protests January 22, 2013

    The former Haryana chief minister and his son were jailed in the Haryana teachers recruitment scam. ...
  • Chautala sentencing: Protest by INLD condemnable, says Congress January 22, 2013

    Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala condemned the protests and said it was attempt to interrupt the legal system. ...
  • Watch: Police lathicharge Chautala supporters outside court January 22, 2013

    The supporters of former Haryana chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala on Tuesday protested outside a Delhi court which is set to sentence the politician and his son in connection with a teachers recruitment scam. The security personnel were forced to lathicharge and throw...
  • Live: Will challenge court decision in HC, says INLD January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Live updates: 2.17 pm: OP Chautala's son Abhay Chautala accuses Congress of conspiracy. "Like we had predicted, it is a conspiracy hatched against us by the Congress and the CBI, not just on us but they have conspired against many regional party leaders," he says. 1.15 pm: INLD spokesperson...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala, son to be sentenced today January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will pronounce the quantum of sentence against former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay in the illegal teacher recruitment scam case. The Chautalas were taken into custody on January 16 after they were found guilty of illegally recruiting more than...
  • Chautala supporters create chaos at Rohini court January 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Hundreds of Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) supporters holding the party flag protested and created chaos outside the Rohini court complex in Delhi on Thursday when former Haryana chief minister and INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala and his son Ajay Singh Chautala arrived for the hearing of arguments...