It was a series of investigative reports by Pubby in The Indian Express in 2012-13 that first brought the alleged irregularities in the AgustaWestland deal into the public domain. These prompted a probe that led to the cancellation in 2014.
The court had passed directions after taking cognisance of the charge sheet, saying there was enough evidence against the accused in the matter relating to the alleged money laundering to the tune of around Euro 28 million.
The CBI arrested former Air Chief Marshall SP Tyagi in connection with the Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland chopper deal case. The CBI also arrested Gautam Khaitan, SP Tyagi’s cousin Sanjeev Tyagi in this regard. The investigating agency said that all the three people have been arrested for accepting illegal gratification for exercising influence through corrupt […]