Railways have to shell out Rs 4 lakh along with a 6 per cent interest to the family of Durai Somnathan, who had died of cardiac arrest while running along a moving train.
Mukul Rohatgi said that under Coal Mines Ordinance, there was no provision for compensation for end-use plants attached to blocks.
Asks I-T department to accept the judgment of Bombay High Court.
“After that we shall request them (SIT) to submit the report in the court by November 30,” the AG said.
Urges SC to modify order for complete disclosure on tainted money.
Such de-allocations letters would have to be issued to 124 mines, including 38 operational ones and 86 non-operational.
Get real on Katchatheevu and focus on the core issue: the livelihood of Tamil fishermen.
At a meeting to discuss judicial reforms, the “predominant” view was that collegium system needs to be “changed”, said Mukul Rohatgi.
The party said it was “shocked” by the AG’s suggestion.
After SC set aside rule which protected Joint Secys and above from probes, he calls for ‘recast’.
Rohatgi had represented the Italian govt at the legal proceedings during UPA-II tenure.
More recently, he appeared for the Italian marines involved in killing two fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012.
Rohtagi is considered close to the BJP leadership and has represented the previous Gujarat government.
Ranjit Kumar likely to be appointed SG.
A bench of Chief Justice P Sathasivam and Justice Ranjan Gogoi sought response from the authorities within four weeks on the issue.
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