Nov 21, 2017

SC to take up petition challenging manner of bond commission probe

The Supreme Court has decided to take up on December 14 a fundamental rights petition that challenges Attorney General’s Department officials in their manner of obtaining statements for the Central Bank bond sale investigations.

The petitioner, a manager of the CB’s State Debt Dept., alleges that AG’s Dept. officials had inhumanly intimidated him during interrogation.

Twenty respondents have been cited, including eight officials of the AG’s Dept.