Op Chautala

  • Court dismisses plea against cops for keeping out lawyers August 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has dismissed an advocate's plea for action against policemen for restraining lawyers and litigants from entering the court complex when former Haryana Chief Minister O P Chautala and 54 others were sentenced in the JBT teachers' recruitment scam. Additional Sessions Judge (ASJ) Sanjeev Kumar rejected...
  • 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...
  • ED attaches OP Chautala's flat, launches money laundering probe May 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday attached a residential property of former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala under the criminal provisions of money laundering laws after he was recently convicted in a teachers recruitment scam. This is the first attachment order by the agency against the five-time Chief Minister even...
  • JBT scam: OP Chautala main conspirator, says CBI April 16, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday contended before the Delhi High Court that former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala was the "main conspirator" in the junior basic trained (JBT) teachers' recruitment scam of 2000. Opposing the bail plea of Chautala, jailed for 10 years in the scam, Solicitor General (SG)...
  • Cabinet meeting was beginning of conspiracy in JBT scam: CBI April 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI on Monday told the Delhi High Court that the conspiracy in the teachers' recruitment scam, in which former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala was jailed for 10 years, had begun in September 1999 when the recruitment was taken out of the purview of Haryana Staff Selection...
  • JBT scam: HC notice to CBI on Ajay Chautala's plea March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response of the CBI on the plea of former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala's son, Ajay Chautala, against his conviction and 10 year sentence for illegally recruiting 3206 junior teachers in 2000. 51-year-old Ajay Chautala, who is in Tihar Jail since his...
  • JBT scam: Delhi HC seeks CBI response on IAS officer's plea February 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday sought a response of the CBI on IAS officer Sanjiv Kumar's appeal against his conviction and 10-year jail term in the case of illegal recruitments of teachers in Haryana. Justice Mukta Gupta issued a notice to the probe agency on the plea...
  • Court upholds Chautala's plea for attendant January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: A court here on Monday upheld the plea of former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala, awarded 10 years jail in a teachers recruitment scam and is currently hospitalised, for a private attendant. Special Central Bureau of Investigation Judge Vinod Kumar allowed Chautala's plea seeking personal help to look...
  • 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...
  • JBT scam: Chautala, son could be barred from contesting polls January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala and his son Ajay Singh Chautala were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in jail for their involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam. Special CBI Judge Vinod Kumar, who last week had convicted the Chautalas and 53 others, including two IAS officers,...
  • 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: Reactions to OP Chautala's sentencing in teachers' job scam January 22, 2013

    Former Haryana CM Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay Chautala were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in prison in the illegal teacher recruitment scam. ...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala, son sentenced to 10 years in jail January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala and his son Ajay Singh were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in jail for their involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam. Eleven others, including the three main accused in the case - Sanjiv Kumar, Vidya Dhar and Sher Singh Badshami -...
  • Chautala pleads to be admitted to hospital January 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Convicted in teachers recruitment scam case, former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala on Saturday urged a Delhi court that he be admitted to a private Gurgaon hospital for treatment while his son wants home food and clothes, besides permission to wear a gold chain in jail. In an...
  • Sonia's visit to rape victims comes too late: Haryana Opposition October 9, 2012

    Taking a tough stance on the rising number of rapes in the country, especially after a spate of incidents were reported in Haryana, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday sent out a sharp message to Khap panchayats saying they cannot supersede the judiciary. Sonia also said that strictest action will be...