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SC asks Hyderabad Police to ensure accuser in Rakesh Asthana case is safe

Satish Sana, on whose complaint an FIR was registered against the CBI Special Director, had moved the apex court on Monday seeking police protection

Rakesh Asthana, CBI

Rakesh Asthana

Press Trust of India New Delhi
The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the Hyderabad Police to provide adequate security to businessman Satish Sana, complainant in the alleged bribery case against CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana.
A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices U U Lalit and K M Joseph refused to stay CBI summons against Sana and also rejected his plea for recording of his statement in presence of retired former SC judge A K Patnaik.
Sana, on whose complaint an FIR was registered against the CBI Special Director, had moved the apex court on Monday seeking police protection and a stay on the notice issued by the agency summoning him for interrogation.

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First Published: Oct 30 2018 | 11:40 AM IST

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