PEB scam: High Court issues notice to STF on Governor Ram Naresh Yadav’s petition
Jabalpur: A division bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court comprising Chief Justice A M Khanvilkar and Justice Alok Aradhe Monday issued notice to the Special Task Force (STF) of Madhya Pradesh Police probing the State Professional Examination Board (PEB) scam and also sought opinion from the Attorney General of India regarding immunity guaranteed to the Governors under Article 361 of the Constitution.
The STF recently registered an FIR against state Governor Ram Naresh Yadav for alleged involvement in the PEB scam
Senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani appeared on behalf of the Governor, who has refused to quit office after the registration of FIR. The Governor has sought quashing of the FIR against him
The next hearing of the case is on march 25.