New Delhi [India], Nov. 10 (ANI
): A special court
on Thursday framed charges against former Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda
and six others
related to alleged irregularities in allocation of a coal block in Chhattisgarh.
The prosecutor had alleged that Darda did irregularities
by allocating Fatehpur (East) coal block
to JLD Yavatmal Energy Ltd.
Special Judge Bharat Parashar framed charges against Darda, his son Devendra Darda, former coal secretary H.C. Gupta, former coal ministry officials K.S. Kropha and K.C. Samria, JLD Yavatmal Energy Ltd director Manoj Kumar Jayaswal and the company.
The accused have been charged with the charges
of cheating and criminal conspiracy of the Indian Penal Code. (ANI