Monday, July 10, 2017
Two Former Indian Army Chiefs Have Been Indicted In Housing Scam
Two foormer Indian army chiefs, General Deepak Kapoor and General NC Vij, along with other senior military officers have been indicted in a housing society scam in an inquiry, which was ordered by Defence Ministry. The Adarsh housing society, a 31-storey-apartment complex in Souther Bumbai was built for the families of veteran of Kargill war but bureaucrats, politicians and other military officers have become the owner the owners of the apartments. The scam surfaced in 2010, after which Maharashtra chief minister was forced to resign. Former navy chief Madhavendra Singh was also alloted an apartment in the society, has also been named in the report.