Baluwatar land scam: Deep Basnyat files habeas corpus petition at Supreme Court

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Kathmandu, April 30

Former main of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Deep Basnyat, who has been sent to situation to service his clip successful the judicial custody successful transportation with the notorious Baluwatar onshore scam, has filed a habeas corpus writ petition astatine the Supreme Court.

In the petition, Basnyat has claimed that the Special Court’s determination to nonstop to judicial custody is baseless. He has said helium was a 69-year-old bosom patient, presently suffering from Covid-19 also, stating helium should beryllium released from a humanitarian perspective.

On December 14, 2020, the Special Court had sent Basnyat to judicial custody until the last verdict on one of the biggest corruption cases of existent times.

Basnyat was 1 among 175 radical the committee indicted for embezzlement portion transferring assorted plots of onshore astatine Baluwatar of Kathmandu into individuals’ names. He was drawn to the lawsuit for his relation arsenic the caput of the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure earlier the CIAA job.

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