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Left parties demand through probe into Coalgate, railway bribery situation

Indian Supreme Court

Indian Supreme Court

Left parties today required an intensive probe into coal block allocation scam and also the bribery episode within the Railway Ministry, hrs after Union Ministers Pawan Kumar Bansal and Ashwani Kumar quit.

CPI (M) and CPI accused the federal government and Congress of “obduracy” in not asking the 2 to resign earlier and save the other half from the budget session of Parliament from disruption.

“They’ve done an excellent injustice to Parliament” by not asking Kumar and Bansal to stop earlier, CPI (M) leader Nilotpal Basu stated. Continue reading