UP Lokayukta recommends probe against ex-sports minister

Last Updated: Wed, Jun 13, 2012 07:00 hrs

The Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh Justice N.K. Mehrotra has recommended an independent inquiry into the disproportionate assets of Ayodhya Prasad Pal, a former sports minister in the Mayawati government.

He has recommended the filing of a criminal case against Pal and demanded that he be prosecuted under the Prevention of Corruption Act, the Money Laundering Act, Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act and the Forest Act. (ANI)

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