High Court Asks Delhi To Consider OP Chautala's Release Plea In Teachers Hiring Scam
Thursday, December 19, 2019, 8:33 AM
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the city government to consider former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala's plea for early release from jail in the JBT teachers' scam case. A bench of justices Manmohan and Sangita Dhingra Sehgal set aside the government's earlier order by which Mr Chautala's plea for early release was rejected.
Teachers Recruitment Scam: OP Chautala Seeks Early Release From Jail
Wednesday, November 27, 2019, 7:53 AM
Former Haryana CM Om Prakash Chautala, serving 10-year jail term in the JBT teachers recruitment scam, told Delhi HC that he deserved to be released early under the Centre's policy of special remission as he has already spent seven years in prison. Apart from them, one convict was handed a five-year jail sentence and the rest 44 were given four years of imprisonment.