The bail application of a public officer at District court, who was accused of cheating and conspiracy, was dismissed by the Supreme Court. The Bench of Chief Justice N.V. Ramana also denied the petitioner of benefit to approaching the High court for bail.
The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice and granted interim relief from arrest to a government official accused in a case of cheating and forgery registered with the MIDC, Police Station, Latur, Maharashtra.
The Supreme Court has sought an explanation from real estate firm Ansal Properties and Infrastructure and its promoters for allegedly cheating thousands of home buyers who invested in its Lucknow project almost a decade back but were still waiting to get possession of their homes.
IT would seem ironic that with cricket in the subcontinent at a standstill, cases of match-fixing are still making headlines. Kingpin bookie Sanjeev Chawla, who was brought back from the UK, is currently being interrogated by the Crime Branch of the Delhi police and is said to have made some sensational claims about the extent of match-fixing in international cricket.