On Wednesday, Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat, his wife, and 11 other people died in a chopper crash near Coonoor in Tamil Nadu.
The warrant was issued against Gupta on August 29 as he did not join the investigation despite receipt of the summons and was trying to evade the probe on one ground or the other.
A group of armed forces veterans has demanded that acts of corruption in the defence sector should be treated as ‘anti-national’ activities.
During his campaign in Punjab against the farm reform laws, the Congress leader, Rahul Gandhi accused the prime minister of "wasting" thousands of crores of rupees on the aircraft.
The probe report filed, details the alleged role played by middlemen, Michel James and Rajeev Saxena.
Businessman Ratul Puri’s name cropped up in a money laundering case linked to the high-profile AgustaWestland chopper scam investigations
According to reports, Puri approached a court seeking anticipatory bail in the case, saying that he feared that the ED might arrest him despite his cooperation in the probe owing to a political vendetta.
The ED urged the court to issue a notice to a news organisation asking it to explain how it accessed the documents, whereas Michel supported the demand of a probe while accusing the agency of politicising the matter.
The Congress had said on Friday that the ED charge sheet filed in the Agusta case before a Delhi court was a "cheap election stunt" to divert people's attention.
Addressing a press conference at the party office, BJP leader Arun Jaitley said the Congress should answer as to who were referred to as ‘RG’, ‘AP’ and ‘FAM’ in documents cited by the ED.
Christian Michel, the accused in the AgustaWestland VVIP choppers deal case, is understood to have identified the initials "AP" as Ahmed Patel, according to the Enforcement Directorate chargesheet .
The names of these leaders and journalists, are however, not as accused in the chargesheet filed before a city court.
A Delhi court Tuesday allowed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to interrogate Christian Michel, the alleged middleman who was arrested in the AgustaWestland chopper scam case, inside the Tihar jail.
Christian Michel, extradited from Dubai, was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate on December 22 last year.
The court asked the lawyer appearing for the ED whether the bail was not being opposed on merits, to which he replied that he was relying only on Saxena's medical condition as he is suffering from leukamia.
Christian Michel, extradited from Dubai, was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on December 22 last year. He was sent to judicial custody in both the ED and the CBI cases.
Sexen and Talwar, were extradited on Wednesday night to India under charges of money laundering and brokering aviation sector deals in collusion with UPA government.
Rajeev Shamsher Bahadur Saxena, was picked up by Dubai authorities early on Wednesday in connection with the Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland VVIP choppers money laundering case.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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