Tag: Param Bir Singh

Part of force for 30 years, can’t doubt your own: SC on Param Bir Singh plea

SAYING IT was “shocking” that former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh, who has “served the state” for over 30 years, didn’t “trust the functioning of (his) own state”, the Supreme Court on Friday allowed him to withdraw his plea seeking transfer of all inquiries against him to an independent agency outside Maharashtra. Appearing for […]

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Supreme Court refuses to entertain Param Bir Singh’s plea seeking transfer of probe against him outside Maharashtra

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday (June 11) refused to entertain former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh’s plea seeking transfer of all inquiries against him to an independent agency outside Maharashtra. Refusing the plea of Param Bir Singh, the apex court said, “You’ve been in police force for 30 years. You can’t now […]

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Anil Deshmukh row: CBI team reaches Mumbai to initiate preliminary enquiry against him

New Delhi: Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh resigned on “moral grounds” soon after the Bombay High Court directed a CBI probe into the allegations of corruption levelled against him by former Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which would conduct a preliminary enquiry into allegations of corruption levelled against […]

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Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh resigns

Anil Deshmukh’s resignation comes after Bombay HC’s direction to the CBI to conduct a preliminary inquiry in to allegations against him Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on April 5 resigned from the State Cabinet. The resignation comes after the Bombay High Court on Monday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to conduct a preliminary […]

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Bombay HC to pronounce order on ex-top cop Param Bir Singh’s plea for CBI probe today

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court will give its verdict on the former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh and other petitions related to his case on Monday (April 5).  Param Bir Singh has demanded a CBI inquiry into his transfer, alleging that he was transferred as Commandant General of Home Guards on March 17 after […]

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‘Corruption’ in police transfers: Fadnavis submits ‘6.3 GB of evidence’ to MHA

Demanding a CBI probe into the alleged “large scale corruption” in police transfers in Maharashtra, former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis Tuesday said he has handed over the evidence to the Union Home Secretary. Fadnavis claimed he had 6.3 GB of data of call records intercepted by then Commissioner of Intelligence Rashmi Shukla where the names […]

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Sharad Pawar Wasn’t Briefed Properly on Anil Deshmukh: Fadnavis

Mumbai: Former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday claimed that NCP chief Sharad Pawar was not briefed properly on Home Minister Anil Deshmukh’s whereabouts after he was tested COVID-19 positive. The BJP leader, who addressed a press conference in Mumbai, also claimed that the MVA government in the state has not acted on an […]

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No question of Anil Deshmukh’s resignation, says NCP as BJP holds statewide protests

New Delhi: After a meeting held at Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar’s residence over the row involving Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, the party ruled out the latter’s resignation. The meeting was held in view of former Mumbai police chief Param Bir Singh’s allegations of corruption against Deshmukh. It was attended by Deputy […]

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