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Bail plea of Kejriwal's nephew dismissed

IANS  |  New Delhi 

A court here on Thursday rejected the bail plea of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's nephew arrested in connection with an alleged scam worth Rs 6 crore in the (PWD).

remanded Bansal to 14 days in judicial custody.

Last week, the Anti-Corruption Branch arrested Bansal from his residence in west Delhi's Pitampura after he failed to give satisfactory replies about a firm.

The son of Kejriwal's Surender Bansal, he was a partner in a firm alleged to be involved in the scam.

The ACB registered an FIR on May 8, 2017 after a complaint that got a tender below 46 per cent on behalf of company Renu Construction, on the estimated cost of Rs 4.9 lakh.

It was also mentioned in the complaint that the quality of iron and supplied were not up to the mark.

During the probe, it was found that iron and were brought from Mahadeo Impacts, which was later found to be non-existent. was a partner with his father in Mahadeo Impacts.



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First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 20:36 IST