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Two-year jail term for Chennai Port Trust ex-chairman for graft

IANS  |  Chennai 

Former Chairman of Port K. Suresh was sentenced to two years rigorous imprisonment by a in a graft case, a statement from said on Wednesday.

In a statement issued here, the said Suresh was sentenced to a two-year rigorous jail term for obtaining sponsorship for his son's admission to BE (Civil Engineering) valued at Rs 12 lakh in 2009.

Suresh obtained the sponsorship from Vijayashanti Builders who were running two weigh bridges in the premises of Port

A fine of Rs 10,000 was also imposed on Suresh.

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First Published: Wed, November 30 2016. 19:10 IST
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