New Delhi: Supreme Court has indicted Former Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) chief Ranjit Sinha in the Diarygate case. Supreme Court has said that the diary entries are correct and genuine. The diary contains the names of those who are being investigated by CBI in the coal scam case. The Court has also alleged Ranjit Sinha of influencing the case.
Supreme Court had appointed a panel to probe the agency’s former Director Ranjit Sinha in the ‘Diarygate’ case.
The Supreme Court has not yet taken any decision over what action has to be taken in regard to the report. CBI will probe Ranjit Sinha’s role in the coal scam.
In 2015, ex-CBI chief had inappropriate meetings with several accused of the coal scam at his official residence in the absence of investigating officers.
Ranjit Sinha has been accused of influencing the probe in the coal scam during his tenure as the CBI chief.