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Maran brothers, others discharged in illegal telephone exchange case

IANS  |  Chennai 

A special on Wednesday discharged and former Telecom Maran, his brother and and five others in the case.

The seven had filed a discharge petition which the court allowed on the grounds of lack of prima facie material against them.

The (CBI) had alleged a loss of Rs 1.78 crore to the government due to the installation of alleged an at Maran's house which was used for operations.

The others who were discharged were BSNL's former Chief and former M.Velusamy, the former minister's V. Gowthaman, and network employees and

This is the second major legal victory for a

Couple of months ago, the party's member Kanimozhi and former Telecom were acquitted by a court in the



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First Published: Wed, March 14 2018. 16:26 IST