Kanhaiyalal Gidwani, a former Congress MLC and a key accused in the Adarsh Housing Society scam, passed away here on Tuesday.
Former Congress MLC Kanhaiyalal Gidwani, an accused in the Adarsh Housing Society scam, was admitted to a hospital on Saturday after suffering a heart attack.
Adarsh Society had taken the help of former Congress MLC Kanhaiyalal Gidwani to procure government land after earlier attempts failed.
CBI will file chargesheet against Gidani and his son in a case of bribing public servants to dilute charges against them in the Adarsh scam.
The Bombay High Court today quashed
a lower court order refusing to remand former Congress MLC and
a prime accused in the Adarsh Housing scam Kanhaiyalal Gidwani
in the custody of CBI.
CBI moved the Bombay HC against the special CBI court`s refusal to grant it a
custody of Kanhaiyalal Gidwani.
Former Congress MLC and a promoter of
the scam-tainted Adarsh Housing Society, Kanhaiyalal Gidwani, his son and two others were remanded in judicial custody till March 30.
Gidwani is being examined by advocate Dipan Merchant, who
appears for the panel.
Former Congress MLC
Kanhaiyalal Gidwani on Tuesday told a judicial panel that his
"relations" with ministers and bureaucrats in the Maharashtra
government helped in allotment of the plot for the high-rise.
One of the chief promoters of the controversial Adarsh society and former Congress MLC, Kanhaiyalal Gidwani on Saturday said the society was formed as per
rules and there was nothing illegal about it.
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