ALSO READPNB attributes recent additional Rs 1,300 cr fraud to Gitanjali Gitanjali Gems falls 5 pc to hit 52-week low CBI questions PNB general manager in Nirav Modi fraud case Axis Bank declines over 7% in six sessions PNB holds Gitanjali responsible for Rs 1.3K cr fraud; appoints forensic auditor
Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi, promoter of Gitanjali Group, are accused in the fraudulent issuance of Letters of Undertaking (LoUs) and Letters of Credit (LCs) worth USD 2 billion (approximately Rs 12,636 crore) by the Punjab National Bank.
Gitanjali Gems stock slumped 5 per cent to hit its fresh 52-week low of Rs 16.60 on BSE.
This is the 16th straight session of fall for the stock. It has lost as as much as 73.58 per cent since February 14, the day the PNB fraud came to light.
On NSE, the stock fell to a 52-week low of Rs 16.55.
This is the second CBI FIR in which Modi has been named.
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