Order of the Supreme Court of India regarding allotment of coal blocks, 14/05/2015

  • 14/05/2015

Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of Common Cause Vs Union of India & Others dated 14/05/2015 regarding allotment of coal blocks. The prayer in IA No.13/2014 filed by Common Cause & others is two-fold:

  • (1) Direct Mr. Ranjit Sinha, Director CBI, not to interfere in the coal block allocation case investigations and prosecutions being carried out by the CBI and to recuse himself from these cases.
  • (2) Direct an SIT appointed by the Hon’ble Court to investigate the abuse of authority committed by the CBI Director in order to scuttle inquires, investigations and prosecutions being carried out by the CBI in coal block allocation cases and other important cases.