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Subramanyam Swamy to submit witness list in National Herald case

NEW DELHI || BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday told a Delhi court that he would submit the “complete list” of witnesses in National Herald case against Congress President Sonia Gandhi, her son Rahul Gandhi and five others after the high court passes order on pleas filed by some of the accused.

Subramanian Swamy PCThe Delhi High Court had on April 18 reserved its order on application filed by some of the accused against the trial court’s orders summoning documents from Ministries of Finance and Corporate Affairs, other agencies and the balance sheet of the party for the year 2010-2011 in the case.

The Rajya Sabha MP had accused Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and others of allegedly conspiring to cheat and misappropriate funds by just paying Rs. 50 lakh by which Young Indian Pvt Ltd (YI) obtained the right to recover Rs. 90.25 crore which Associated Journals Pvt (AJL) owed to Congress party.

Sonia and Rahul Gandhi, Motilal Vora, Oscar Fernandes, Suman Dubey and Sam Pitroda, who were summoned as accused along with YI in the case on June 26, 2014, have denied all the allegations levelled against them.