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Kanimozhi appears before special court in 2G case

May 6, 2011 - New Delhi

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi's daughter and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) MP Kanimozhi appeared before a special court here on Friday in connection with the 2G Spectrum Scam.

Kanimozhi was summoned by the special court along with four others, which had on April 25 taken cognizance of CBI's second chargesheet, discussing their roles in the massive scam.

She has been named as co-conspirator in CBI's second chargesheet in the scam.

Kanimozhi, 43, has been charged with section 7 and 11 of the Prevention of Corruption Act. The chargesheet said the investigation into the case disclosed that money had travelled from DB Realty to Kalaignar TV.

The supplementary chargesheet filed by the investigating agency has also named as co-accused Sharad Kumar of Kalaignar TV, Karim Morani of Cineyug Films, and Asif Balwa and Rajiv B Agarwal of Kusegaon Realty.

The others, who have been arrested so far in connection with this case are former Telecom Minister A Raja, his personal secretary RK Chandolia and former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behuria.


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