Yadav Singh PIL: CBI Question to be decided in July

Lucknow || In the PIL filed by social activist Nutan Thakur in the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court in Yadav Singh scam, the State government today presented the letter dated 06 April 2015 sent by it through Principal Secretary Industrial Development Mahesh Kumar Gupta to Udai Singh Kumawat, Joint Secretary, Finance Ministry, Government of India.

yadavsThe letter says that one-member Justice Amar Nath Verma Commission has already been formed by it on 10 February 2015 which has started its work. It also said that further action shall be taken in this matter as per the directions of the High Court or the recommendations made by this Enquiry Commission in its report.

Advocate General Vijay Bahadur Singh appeared for the State government while Dr Thakur opposed this delaying tactic of the State government in initiating CBI enquiry. The bench of Chief Justice Dr D Y Chandrachud and Justice S N Shukla said that now that the pleadings are complete, the matter about handing over the enquiry to CBI shall be shall be heard finally on 14 July.