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.
The issue of Army Chief Gen V K
Singh`s date of birth seems to have triggered tensions between the Army and the Defence Ministry amid indications that the matter could be referred to the Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC).
Defence Minister AK Antony on Wednesday
said the government was considering a proposal to include transfer of technology as offsets under the procurement policy and expand their scope to a few other sectors.
The Ministry of Defence on Thursday told Bombay HC that high-ranking officers from the Army and Navy were alloted flats in the scam-hit Adarsh Society while the 31-storey building was coming up near vital defence installations.