New Delhi (ILNS): A Delhi court today said that it will pronounce its sentencing order on former Union minister Dilip Ray, regarding the coal block scam, on October 26. The case pertains to irregularities in the allocation of a Jharkhand coal block in 1999.
Bharat Parashar, special CBI Judge, has directed the physical presence of all convicted persons on the said date. The convicts have also been asked to take all precautions for COVID19.
Earlier, on October 6, the special Delhi court had convicted Dilip Ray, two former senior officials of the Ministry of Coal Pradip Kumar Banerjee and Nitya Nand Gautam, Castron Technologies Ltd (CTL), its director Mahendra Kumar Agarwalla and Castron Mining Ltd (CML) for charges dealing with criminal conspiracy and other offences.