Documentary evidences in Sukna produced in court

Guwahati: Documentary evidences were produced in General Court Martial court which resumed its proceeding today against Lt Gen (retd) Awadesh Prakash in the Sukna land scam.

The hearing was confined to the submitting of documentary evidences which is expected to be carried till the next fortnight.

The proceedings are still in the preliminary stage and will take a minimum of 15 days before something concrete crops up, defence sources said.

The former army officer had earlier challenged the jurisdiction of the court and its members conducting the hearing.

Prakash was the military secretary and in former army chief Deepak Kapoor's office.

Apart from Prakash, LT Gen PK Rath, Lt Gen Ramesh Halgali and major general PC Sen were found guilty of giving land near the Sukhna military station in North Bengal illegally to a private realtor.