NEW DELHI: Former union minister Dilip Ray was on Monday awarded three-year jail time period by a Delhi court docket in a coal rip-off case pertaining to irregularities within the allocation of a Jharkhand coal block in 1999.
Ray was Minister of State (coal) within the Atal Bihari Vajpayee authorities.
Particular Choose Bharat Parashar additionally awarded three-year jail time period every to two senior officers of the Ministry of Coal at the moment, Pradip Kumar Banerjee and Nitya Nand Gautam, and Castron Applied sciences Ltd’s (CTL) director Mahendra Kumar Agarwalla.
The court docket additionally imposed a positive of Rs 10 lakh on every on them.
The court docket additional imposed Rs 60 lakh on CLT and Rs 10 lakh on Castron Mining Ltd (CML), additionally held responsible within the case.