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SC hear plea for probe into medical admission scam

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The Supreme has agreed to hear a seeking probe into a medical admission scam allegedly involving a former judge of the High

The bench of Justice J. Chelameswar said it would hear the matter later on Thursday after senior counsel Dushyant Dave mentioned the matter for an early hearing.

On Wednesday, a was filed seeking a SIT probe into the matter before Justice Chelameswar and he agreed to hear it.

However, in the post lunch session on Wednesday it surfaced that the matter that Justice Chelameswar had said he would hear was assigned to another bench by Chief Justice Dipak Misra.

In September, the CBI had arrested retired High judge Ishrat Masroor Quddusi and five others, including the chairman of a private medical college in Lucknow, in connection with the medical admission scam case.--IANS


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First Published: Thu, November 09 2017. 13:22 IST