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Fisheries ‘scam’: Gujarat minister, ex-minister asked to appear in High Court

The court also upheld the criminal prosecution initiated by a special Anti-Corruption court in Gandhinagar district against Parshottam Solanki, the current Minister of State for Fisheries, and Dileep Sanghani, the former state agriculture minister.

Fisheries scam: Ex-BJP minister can be booked for corruption, says ACB report

The report has also concluded that the total scam in the case is about Rs 1.6 crore and had the Gujarat HC not intervened, it couldn’t have gone up to Rs 21 crore.


Snooping row provoked Modi’s ‘Jayanthi-tax’ remark, says Congress

Babbar echoed Natarajan’s argument that Modi targeted her as she had been vocal against him.

Ailing minister returns home after 3 months

Minister of State for Labour and Employment and Koli strongman from Saurashtra Purushottam Solanki returned to his hometown,Bhavnagar,on Sunday morning after battling a prolonged illness of three months. Solanki landed at Bhavnagar airport on Sunday morning amid a rousing welcome by party workers and supporters. A public meeting was organised on an open plot near […]

Governor has her way in Narendra Modi-ruled Gujarat,yet again

The governor had refused to clear Bills and had her way in appointing R A Mehta as Lokayukta

HC backs Governor nod to prosecute minister Solanki

Court says power exercised by Kamla Beniwal not alien to her.


Solanki’s prosecution: ‘Guv’s decision based on facts’

Senior advocate Suresh Shelat argued that Beniwal took into consideration all the relevant factors,including the manner in which Solanki had granted fishing lease against the established government policy,before granting sanction to prosecute him.

Govt defends fisheries minister in HC

The state government on Tuesday defended state’s Fisheries Minister Purushottam Solanki who has filed a petition challenging Governor Kamla Beniwal’s decision to grant sanction to prosecute him in a Rs 400-crore fishing scam.

Solanki’s prosecution: Governor’s office gets High Court notice

The Gujarat High Court on Monday issued notices to the private secretary of Governor Kamla Beniwal and the state government in connection with a petition moved by Fisheries Minister Purushottam Solanki.

Court orders probe against Solanki

A Gandhinagar court ordered district superintendent of police to conduct an inquiry into an alleged scam of Rs 400 crore involving state’s Fisheries Minister Purushottam Solanki under the provisions of the Prevention of Corruption Act and submit a report