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Nobody wants to know the truth: First investigator in Bofors case

DNMUM417355 | 7/2/2018 | Author : Sumit Kumar | WC :454 | India


New Delhi: Michael J Hershman, the first investigator in the Rs 64-crore Bofors pay-off case, has claimed that he has not been approached by any Indian investigating agency, including the CBI, and said that there is “no point wasting time in chasing the truth”.
The CBI moved the Supreme Court in February against a 12-year-old Delhi High Court order that had quashed all charges against the accused in the case that had led to the downfall of Rajiv Gandhi-led Congress government in 1989. Hershman said he was baffled to know CBI filed the petition, saying he has information about the case but has not approached him.
On May 31, 2005, the Delhi High Court had cleared business brothers -- Srichand, Gopichand and Prakash Hi
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