The Special CBI court at Delhi acquitted director of M/s Topworth Energy and Metals Company Surendra Lodha, president Anil Newatiya and vice president S K Mitra in coal block allotment case. The case was heard before Judge Bharat Parashar.
A FIR was lodged under sections 420, 465, 468 and 471 of the Indian Penal Code against these officers and others. Coal Blocks Marki-Mangli (2, 3 and 4) were allotted to above company. There was a complaint of wrongdoing in it. A charge sheet of 70,000 pages has been filed in the CBI court. The above officers were represented by Adv Ranjan Kumar Pande, Adv Ratnesh Deo, Adv Anul Tiwari and Ady Pramodkumar Dube.