Wednesday, December 13, 2017
News

Charges framed against all accused in 2005 cash-for-question scam

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

New Delhi [India] | December 7, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
 
A Delhi court on Thursday framed charges against all the accused, including 11 former Members of Parliament (MP), in connection with the 2005 cash-for-question scam case.

The MPs have been charged for allegedly taking money to ask questions in the Parliament.

Besides the 11 MPs, two journalists of a web portal were also mentioned in the charge-sheet for abetting the offence under the anti-graft law.

The 2005 cash-for-question scam case will be next heard on January 12.

The 11 former MPs who are accused in the case are: Chhatarpal Singh Lodha (BJP), Anna Saheb M K Patil (BJP), Manoj Kumar (RJD), Chandra Pratap Singh (BJP), Ram Sewak Singh (Congress), Narender Kumar Kushwaha (BSP), Pradeep Gandhi (BJP), Suresh Chandel (BJP), Lal Chandra Kol (BSP), Y G Mahajan (BJP), Raja Rampal (BSP).

The entire scam came to light after two journalists conducted a sting operation against the then MPs and telecast on a private news channel on December 12, 2005. (ANI)

Watch News Videos

 
  LATEST COMMENTS (0)
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
INDIA WORLD ASIA
Journalist, author Rabisankar Bal dead...
Traditional knowledge diminishing among ...
CoA appreciates BCCI's decision to host ...
Has Rahul Gandhi started wearing Rudraks...
Father appeals to Sushma Swaraj to get d...
Ravi Shankar Prasad hits back at Rahul G...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Roy Moore faces verdict of voters i... 
Terrorism charges filed against New... 
Playing Goddess on-screen challengi... 
US stocks tick up as Fed meeting be... 
Try Indian spices to ward off winte... 
New York bombing suspect warned Tru... 
Tejpal rape trial case : Bombay HC ... 
13-yr-old boy from TN drowns in Goa... 
 
 
loading...