SC directed petitioner to file amended petition in Bofors gun case
The Supreme Court directed the petitioner in Bofors Guns scandal case to file within two weeks the amended petition.
A bench headed by Chief Justice K G Balakrishnan adjourned the hearing of the case till March 23.
The petitioner, Ajay Kumar Agarwal had sought directions to the Union Government not to permit the release of Ottavio Quattrocchi, a family friend of Gandhi family who is the main suspect in Rs 64 crore Bofors Gun scandal.
The apex court directed the petitioner to amend the prayer as Quattrocchi has already been released.
The Union Government has already decide to close the case against Quattrocchi, and the CBI has filed an application for closure of the case in the court of the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate of Delhi as there was no evidence against Quattrocchi.