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Aircel-Maxis case: A-G recommends chargesheet against Dayanidhi, Kalanithi Maran

Jul 23, 2014 08:10 AM IST Politics Politics
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New Delhi: There is more trouble brewing for the DMK in the Aircel-Maxis deal. Sources have told CNN-IBN that Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has recommended filing a chargesheet against DMK leaders Dayanidhi Maran and Kalanithi Maran in the Aircel-Maxis case.

The A-G has given his legal opinion to the Central Bureau of Investigation. Sources say that the A-G has also said that there is enough evidence to prosecute the former telecom minister and his brother.

The chargesheet in the case is likely to be filed following the Attorney General's opinion. Maran is accused of misusing his office to pressurise Aircel owner Sivasankaran to sell his entire stake in the company to a Malaysian businessman who Maran then entered into a quid-pro arrangement with.