By SK.Vyas :
New Delhi,December 6,2019: The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against 07 accused including then High Court Judge, private persons and a private educational trust Under Section 120-B of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) read with Section 7, 8, 12, 13(2) read with Section13(1)(d) of the Prevention of Corruption Act on a complaint.
This was stated by RK.Gaur Spokespersion of the CBI.He said that it was alleged in the FIR that the private institute based at Lucknow was debarred by the Government of India for admitting medical students for the forthcoming 2 years because of sub-standard facilities and non-fulfillment of the required criteria in the year May 2017 along with 46 other medical colleges who were debarred on similar grounds.
This decision of the Government of India to debar them was agitated by the said Educational Trust before the Supreme Court of India through the filing of the writ petition. Subsequently, a conspiracy was allegedly hatched between the accused and the writ petition filed before the Supreme Court was withdrawn with the permission of the court and a writ petition was filed before the Division Bench of Allahabad High Court, Lucknow Bench on 24.08.2017. It was further alleged in the FIR that this petition was heard on August 25.2017 by the Division Bench of Allahabad High Court, Lucknow Bench comprising of said Judge and an order was passed on the same day. In order to have a favorable order, an alleged illegal gratification was paid to one of FIR named persons by the private persons of said Education Trust.
Searches are being conducted today at the residential premises of alleged accused at Lucknow, Delhi and Meerut which have led to the recovery of certain incriminating documents including investments and financial transactions, etc.
Further investigation is continuing.