The Maharashtra government has not filed any affidavit in the High Court on the tabling of the Adarsh inquiry commission report in the state Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan said in a letter to Speaker Dilip Walse Patil on Thursday.
Terming the title suit filed by Ministry of Defence over the plot in south Mumbai where Adarsh society stands as `bad in law and without proper sanction`, the society sought the Bombay High Court to dismiss it.
A social activist on Friday moved to Bombay High Court seeking to make Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde an accused in the Adarsh Society scam case, because he allegedly owns a benami flat in the controversial building.
The two-member inquiry commission probing the Adarsh Society scam will record the statements of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan`s relatives Seema Sharma and Madanlal Sharma on Wednesday.
Sitaram Kunte, the newly-appointed Commissioner of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), on Wednesday informed the Adarsh judicial panel that the high-rise had not obtained Coastal Regulation Zone clearance.
The CBI, probing the Adarsh
Housing Society scam, will soon examine Union minister
Vilasrao Deshmukh, who had dealt with files pertaining to the
society during his tenure as Maharashtra chief minister.
Former Maharashtra chief minister
Ashok Chavan, who had to leave the office over his alleged
role in the Adarsh housing society scam, on Saturday maintained that
he was innocent and would come out clean in the case.