IPL spot-fixing: Delhi Police to apply for cancelling Sreesanth's bail

Updated: July 30, 2013, 1:55 PM IST
IPL spot-fixing: Delhi Police to apply for cancelling Sreesanth's bail

New Delhi: Delhi Police will apply for cancelling the bail of cricketer Sreesanth and 20 others who are allegedly involved in the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing scandal.

"We are filing a chargesheet in the IPL spot-fixing case today (Tuesday) and we will apply for the cancellation of bail of all 21 accused including Sreesanth," SN Srivastava, special commissioner of police (Special Cell) told reporters.

Till now, 29 people had been arrested in the IPL spot fixing case. Twenty-one of them are on bail, while eight are in judicial custody.

Three Rajasthan Royals players - Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila - were arrested by Delhi Police from Mumbai on May 16. While Sreesanth and Chavan are out on bail, Chandila is still languishing in Tihar jail.

First Published: July 30, 2013, 1:55 PM IST

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