The CBI asked for more time from a court to file its response on Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Balwa`s plea for permission to withdraw the answers he gave in response to the court`s query in the ongoing trial in the 2G scam case.
CBI alleged that a retd bank official was "deliberately supressing" facts about his conversation with Shahid Usman Balwa to save him.
The CBI had alleged that the senior bureaucrat had doctored the list of telecom licence applicants to extend undue benefits to Swan Telecom.
Swan Telecom on Friday sought its discharge from the 2G case by claiming in a Delhi court that it cannot be held a co-conspirator with former Telecom Minister A Raja.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) came out with more evidence against scam tainted former telecom minister A Raja.
Balwa has reportedly written a letter to the JPC seeking to depose before it.
The five were taken in custody on April 20 after a special CBI court, set up to try the 2G scam case, dismissed their bail pleas.
Swan Telecom Pvt Ltd, accused of being a proxy for Reliance ADAG, was denied Unified Access Service (UAS) licences for Jammu and Kashmir, a senior DoT
official has testified before the CBI.
The CAG said the
Swan Telecom`s application was "in effect against the intent
and spirit" of the Unified Access Service Licencing (UASL)
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