National Herald case: Court allows plea to summon govt documents

File the process fee for sending summons to the respective departments,” the magistrate ordered.

Written by Kaunain Sheriff M | New Delhi | Published:January 12, 2016 3:03 am
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A Delhi court on Monday allowed the plea of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy seeking summoning of documents from Ministries of Finance, Urban Development and Corporate Affairs, Income Tax Department and other agencies in connection with the National Herald case.

Metropolitan Magistrate Lovleen allowed Swamy’s plea, seeking summoning of documents with regard to Associated Journals Ltd in custody of the three ministries, the I-T department, the Delhi Development Authority and the Registrar of Companies. “Your petition is allowed. File the process fee for sending summons to the respective departments,” the magistrate ordered.