Raja and others, including Behura and Chandolia, are facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case.
Raja also denied CBI’s suggestions that he had written a letter toPM to avoid reference of the matter to EGoM.
Testifying as a witness in the ongoing trial in 2G spectrum allocation case, Raja told the court that he had held many discussions with the then PM and had explained to him framework governing issuance of licences.
The ED had filed a chargesheet against 19 accused, including Raja and DMK MP Kanimozhi.
Besides these 14 accused, three telecom firms Swan Telecom Pvt Ltd, Reliance Telecom Ltd and Unitech Wireless Pvt Ltd are also facing trial in case.
The court directed ED to supply all the documents to the accused during the day itself and asked the defence counsel to complete the scrutiny by May 30.
The accused, who appeared in court in pursuance of the summons against them, moved their bail pleas. The matter has been fixed for hearing on May 28.
The accused, who appeared before the court in pursuance to the summons issued against them, moved their bail pleas.
Earlier, the court had supplied a draft questionnaire containing 1,718 questions to the accused.
Raja was arrested on February 2, 2011 and is under trial in an alleged mutli-crore 2G scam by CBI. He is out on bail now.
Besides these 14 accused, three telecom firms are also facing trial in the case.
On April 25, ED had filed its chargesheet against 19 accused, including 10 individuals and nine companies in the money laundering case.
ED had filed its charge sheet against 10 individuals and nine companies, on April 25 in the money laundering case.
Shahid Balwa, Vinod Goenka, Asif Balwa, Rajiv Aggarwal, Karim Morani and Sharad Kumar are also facing trial
Over 18 crore voters in 11 states and union territory of Puducherry will be able to vote in the sixth of the nine-phased elections on Thursday.