SC favours Special Bench for pleas in Vyapam scam case

Updated - November 17, 2021 01:53 am IST

Published - July 08, 2015 07:54 pm IST - New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Wednesday favoured setting up of a special bench to hear bail and other matters relating to the Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh and granted liberty to an accused to mention it before a Bench headed by the CJI H.L. Dattu A Bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi, while declining to hear the anticipatory bail plea of accused Juber Ahmed, granted him the liberty to mention his plea before the Bench headed by Justice Dattu.

Earlier, a three-judge Bench headed by the CJI had agreed to hear on Thursday the plea of Congress leader Digvijaya Singh and three whistle-blowers.

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