Alleging that CBI is planning to close `coalgate` scam cases, JD(U) on Monday expressed doubt over the "integrity" of the outgoing UPA government in pursuing the matter and demanded the immediate filing of a charge-sheet against the accused in the probe.
Former coal secretary P.C. Parakh appeared before officials of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on THursday for questioning in connection with a case of allegedly abusing his official position to grant an Odisha-based coal block to Hindalco.
Agitated over CBI`s FIR which named former Coal Secretary P C Parakh as an accused in the Coalgate scam, central IAS officers` association has decided to approach highest authorities in the government to ensure necessary safeguards for bureaucrats who make honest decisions.
The on Wednesday said the Supreme Court`s "serious observations" in the CBI case relating to coalgate involving Law Minister Ashwani Kumar confirmed that the probe report on the scam was changed by the minister.