CLARIFICATION REGARDING CERTAIN ALLEGATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE ONGOING TRIAL IN THE 2G SPECTRUM ALLOCATION CASE

Press Release
New Delhi , 11.02.2013

            It has come to the notice of the CBI that a Public Prosecutor was allegedly in touch with, and was discussing certain points regarding prosecution strategy with an accused in the 2G Spectrum allocation case, which is currently undertrial before the Court of Hon'ble Spl Judge CBI cases, Patiala House Courts. New Delhi.

 

            While these allegations are being probed, CBI has taken the following steps immediately:

 

            1. The said Prosector has already been removed from the 2G case trial's prosecution team;

 

            2. A Preliminary Enquiry has been registered by CBI to verify these allegations;

 

            3. The Hon'ble Court has been informed of the developments;

 

            4. Another Prosecutor has been appointed to to the team to assist in the ongoing trial.

 

            The CBI maintains strict vigilance over its officers and prosecution teams, and no instance of professional misconduct is taken lightly

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