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WP 7240 of 2013
Writ against Shri Virbhadra Singh for a court supervised investigation in view of documented allegations of corruption and amassing of assets disproportionate to known source of income
This petition was filed o bring to the notice of this Hon’ble Court a case of corruption, money laundering and possession of assets disproportionate to the known sources of income, concerning the Former Union Steel Minister and present Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Shri Virbhadra Singh. The court suggested the appointment of an amicus curiae. Accordingly, Mr. Mr. N. Hariharan was appointed.
The Court noted that the proceedings on tax matters were taken up for assessment and the CBI case was registered. Therefore, the matter was disposed of on December 10, 2015.