2G scam: PAC summons Cabinet Secy, CBI chief
Posted on: 04:26 PM IST Apr 07, 2011
New Delhi: Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has summoned two officials of the Prime Minister's Office in connection with the investigation into the 2G spectrum scam.
Principal Secretary TKA Nair and Cabinet Secretary KM Chandrasekhar have been summoned to appear before the Bharatiya Janata Party leader Murli Manohar Joshi-led PAC on April 16.
Law Secretary DR Meena and Attorney General Goolam E Vahanvati will appear before the PAC on April 15. Central Bureau of Investigation Director AP Singh has also been called for questioning on April 15.
Some of India's top business leaders have already appeared before the PAC. The business tycoons who have been questioned by the PAC include Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG) Chairman Anil Ambani, Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata, DB Etisalat CEO Atul Jhamb, DB Etisalat's Vinod Goenka Unitech's Sanjay Chandra and Telenor's Charles Woodworth.
Controversial corporate lobbyist Nira Radia has also appeared before the PAC.