Param Bir Singh

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Bombay HC Orders Not To Arrest Ex-Cop Param Bir Singh Till May 20

The Bombay High Court on May 13 ordered that former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh should not be arrested till May 20. Public prosecutor from Singh's side also requested the court to dismiss the "malafide" case against the former top-cop. The Maharashtra government has been asked to submit its views by May 20. Singh, along with 30 other officers, has been accused of corruption and criminal conspiracy.

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 10:02 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Bombay High Court, Param bir Singh, Maharashtra , mumbai police commissioner

Courtesy: The Times of India

Param Bir Singh

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Maharashtra Police Registers FIR Against Ex-Top Cop Param Bir Singh

An FIR has been registered against former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh on April 29 in corruption-related charges made by police inspector Bhimrao Ghadge. Registered at Akola station by the Maharashtra Police, the FIR accuses DCP Parag Manere, Singh and 26 other officers of criminal conspiracy and destruction of evidence. Ghadge alleged that five FIRs were registered against him and he was suspended after he had denied Singh's… read-more

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 01:17 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Param bir Singh, FIR, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Courtesy: The Tribune

Anil Deshmuk.

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Ex-Maharashtra Min Anil Deshmukh Summoned By CBI For Questioning

Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, currently under scrutiny for corruption, has been summoned by the CBI for questioning scheduled on April 14. Deshmukh's alleged crime was highlighted after suspended former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh accused him of demanding Rs 100 crore through extortion drill every month. Besides, suspended cop Sachin Waze also accused him of demanding Rs 100 crore as bribe in return for Waze's… read-more

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 02:44 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Anil Deshmukh, Home Minister, Sachin Waze, CBI, extortion, Param bir Singh, corruption

Courtesy: The Times of India

Anil Deshmukh

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Maharashtra: CBI To Probe Corruption Charges Against Anil Deshmukh

The Bombay High Court on April 5 ordered the CBI to investigate the corruption charges against Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. The direction was issued on a PIL filed by former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh who accused Deshmukh of giving collection targets to police officers. The court said the investigation may not be independent if it was given to the police as Deshmukh's position will affect the results.

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 01:48 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Bombay High Court, Param bir Singh, Anil Deshmukh, CBI

Param Bir Singh

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SC To Param Bir Singh: Approach Bombay HC For Plea Against Anil Deshmukh

The Supreme Court suggested the former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh to approach the Bombay High Court for a probe against Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. The bench comprising Justice Kishan Kaul and Subhash Reddy stated that 'the matter is quite serious'. Reportedly, Singh was earlier transferred under the Ambani-bomb-scare case. However, the commissioner had claimed in his petition about Anil Deshmukh's malpractices of… read-more

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 03:53 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Param bir Singh, Supreme Court of India, Anil Deshmukh, Bombay High Court

Courtesy: Live Law

Param Bir Singh

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Param Bir Singh Requests SC To Order CBI Probe Against Maha Home Min

Former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh has approached the Supreme Court seeking a CBI probe against State Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. The IPS officer, now transferred as Director General of Maharashtra Home Guard, had earlier accused Deshmukh of giving "collection targets" to the police officers. Singh in his petition claimed that his transfer is based on "conjectures, surmises and pure speculation". The apex court is likely to… read-more

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 11:51 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Anil Deshmukh, Param bir Singh, Sachin Waze, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

BJP Protests

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Maharashtra: BJP Workers Protest Seeking Anil Deshmukh's Resignation

Maharashtra BJP workers staged a protest on March 21 seeking Home Minister Anil Deshmukh’s resignation after the ex-Mumbai Police Commissioner letter surfaced. While the Pune protests were led by state BJP Chief Chandrakant Patil, Chandrashekhar Bawankule led the Nagpur protests. Moreover, BJP Yuva Morcha staged an agitation outside Deshmukh’s residence. Reportedly, the ex-Maharashtra top cop Param Bir Singh accused Anil of giving "collection… read-more

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 07:40 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Maharashtra , Anil Deshmukh, Param bir Singh, Mumbai

Param Bir Singh

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Ousted Top Cop Writes To Maha CM, Accuses Min Deshmukh Of Extortion

Param Bir Singh, former Mumbai Police Commissioner, writing to Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray has stated that State Home Minister Anil Deshmukh asked cops to raise money from hotels and bars. Singh, in an eight-page letter, claimed that Deshmukh called arrested cop Sachin Waze and other officers at his home to give them collection targets, reportedly asking Rs 100 crore/month. However, Deshmukh has denied the allegations terming it Singh’s… read-more

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 11:49 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Maharashtra , Uddhav Thackeray, Sachin Waze, Param bir Singh

Courtesy: The Tribune

Republic TV and BARC

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TRP Scam: BARC Disappointed with Republic TV's Actions

The Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) in its statement on October 18 stated that it never commented on the ongoing TRP scam case and provided full support to investigation agencies. The statement was released after Republic TV earlier mentioned of a mail from the BARC. The mail as claimed by the channel stated: "If there was any disciplinary action initiated against ARG Outlier Media Private Ltd (Republic TV), then BARC India would… read-more

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 04:24 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Arnab Goswami, Param bir Singh, Republic TV, Fake TRP Scam

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