Status of defence land reviewed in wake of scams

With over 15 lakh acres of land under them, defence forces are the largest land owners in the country.

Sukna scam: Rath questions revision order

Former 33 corps commander Lt Gen PK Rath questioned the validity of a revision order for the general court martial (GCM) to reconsider his acquittal on one charge in the Sukna land scam in West Bengal.

Sukna, Adarsh scams put armed forces in "bad" light: Antony

Noting that land scams such as
Sukna and Adarsh Society have projected armed forces in a
"bad" light, Defence Minister A K Antony on Wednesday said.

Sukna scam: Rath`s family vows to `get justice`

Lieutenant General Prashant Kumar Rath has been convicted in an Army court martial in Sukna land case.

Sukna scam: Rath`s petition rejected

The Army Court trying Lt Gen PK Rath in the Sukna land scam rejected his petition to
examine private realtor Dilip Agarwal.

Sukna scam: Rath`s `open arrest` revoked

Lt Gen P K Rath undergoing
trial in the general court martial on the Sukna land scam has
been released from `open arrest` which had restricted his
movements and activities till the completion of proceedings
against him.

Sukna scam: Rath had ample opportunities to challenge CoI

Lt Gen P K Rath, being tried in
the Sukna land scam, had "ample opportunities" to challenge
proceedings during the Court of Inquiry (COI) and his pleas
were earlier dismissed by the Delhi HC and the Armed
Forces Tribunal.

Sukna scam accused wants Army Chief to be summoned as witness

Lt Gen PK Rath, who is facing court martial in the Sukna land scam, has pleaded that Army Chief Gen VK Singh should be summoned as a witness.

Sukna scam: Lt Gen Rath`s court martial postponed

The Army has postponed court martial proceedings against Lieutenant General PK Rath for two weeks in the Sukna land scam on his request.

Sukna scam: Lt Gen Rath to face court martial

First time in history a serving Lt Gen will face court martial for financial fraud.

Sukna scam: SoE on against Lt Gen Prakash

The Army is holding the Summary of
Evidence (SoE) against former Military Secretary Lt Gen
Avadesh Prakash in the Sukna land scam at the Eastern Command
Headquarters in Kolkata.

Sukna scam: Indicted Lt General dissatisfied with CoI

Indicted by an Army probe in the
Sukna land scam, former Military Secretary Lt Gen Avadesh
Prakash on Friday voiced his dissatisfaction at the Court of
Inquiry for not being given enough opportunity to defend
himself.

Sukna scam: Lt Gen Prakash`s plea turned down

The Armed Forces Tribunal on Friday turned down former Military Secretary Lt Gen Avdesh Prakash`s plea to allow his realtor friend as a witness in the reconvened Court of Inquiry (CoI) in the Sukna land scam case.

Sukna scam accused Lt Gen approaches Army Tribunal

Former Military Secretary Lt
Gen Avadesh Prakash, who has been indicted by a COI in the Sukna land scam, Wednesday approached the
Armed Forces Tribunal to allow him to produce witnesses before
the reconvened COI in the case.

Sukna scam: Prakash’s court martial imminent

The Army is all set to court martial Lt Gen Avadesh Prakash in the Sukna land scam case.

Lt Gen Rath withdraws petition against his court martial

Lt Gen PK Rath, former commander of 33 Corps of the Army, on Thursday withdrew his petition against his court martial in the Sukna land scam from the Armed Forces Tribunal here.

Army Chief violated norms: Sukna scam accused

Lt Gen (retd) Avadesh Prakash, the former military secretary at Army headquarters who has won a temporary reprieve against a court martial ordered against him, alleges that the Indian Army Chief violated a long-standing military practice in recommending the action.

Senior officers trying to frame me up in Sukna scam: Rath

Lt Gen P K Rath, indicted in the
Sukna land scam and facing a court martial, has alleged that
his seniors in the Army were trying a "frame up".

Sukna scam accused Lt Gen Rath alleges malafide intention

Lt Gen P K Rath, who is facing court martial in the Sukna land scam case, has alleged in the Delhi High Court that there was "malafide" intention agsinst him.

Sukna scam: Lt Gen approaches HC against court-martial

Lt Gen P K Rath, who has been
indicted along with former Military Secretary Lt Gen Avadesh
Prakash in the Sukna land scam in Darjeeling, on Thursday approached
the Delhi High Court against his court-martial order.