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ED moves Delhi court seeking orders to arrest lobbyist Deepak Talwar in fresh case

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The Thursday moved a seeking orders to arrest Deepak in a fresh case related to the purchase of 43 aircraft by erstwhile from Industrie of in 2005.

The agency moved the plea before Santosh Snehi Mann, who directed Tihar jail authorities to produce Friday.

is currently in judicial custody in a separate case related to negotiations to favour foreign private airlines, causing loss to national carrier

In the present case, special public prosecutors D P and told the court that Talwar's custody was required to unearth the entire criminal conspiracy related to the money laundering in relation to the purchase.

The court will hear the matter Friday.

According to the A R Aditya, the case was filed against officials and other unknown persons, "alleging that the officials, by abusing their official position as public servants in conspiracy with Industrie and caused undue pecuniary advantage to Industrie and caused corresponding undue loss to the government exchequer in carrying out the purchase of 43 aircraft by from Airbus Industrie, France".

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 19:20 IST
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