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Jagdish Bhola Drug Racket: Pb & Hr High Court Asks STF To Probe Bikarm Majithia’s Role

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has asked the special task force (STF) to investigate the role and alleged involvement of Badal Dal leader Bikaramjit Majithia

Jagdish Bhola’s acquittal: Capt. Amarinder blames Badals

Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Capt Amarinder Singh yesterday said that the acquittal of former Punjab cop and alleged 'drug lord' Jagdish Bhola in a case of heroin smuggling was total miscarriage of justice.

Jagdish Bhola’s bail plea to be heard on Feb. 7

The hearing on the bail plea of arrested druglord and former Punjab police DSP Jagdish Bhola in the money-laundering case has been deferred to February 7.

Bikram Majithia (L) - Congress Leaders on ralley hunger strike (R)

Demanding CBI probe in drug scam, Congress leaders begin rally hunger strike; Badal Dal says it’s sham

Chandigarh/ Punjab (January 20, 2014): Demanding CBI probe into muti-crore drug racket in Punjab and it's links with Punjab Cabinet minister Bikram Majithia the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Partap Singh Bajwa started a relay fast at the Congress Bhavan, Chandigarh on January 20.

Jagdish Bhola in Police custody

Naming Bikram Majitha in multi-crore drugs racket costing more to druglord Jagdish Bhola, notes media report

Jalandhar, Punjab (January 16, 2014): Drug-smuggler Jagdish Bhola has been on police remands since he named of Punjab cabinet minister Bikram Majithia as patron of drugs trade in Majha region of Punjab. “Taking big names in the multi-crore drug racket is likely to cost dismissed DSP Jagdish Bhola dear. The Punjab Police, it seems, is gearing up to book him in multiple cases”.

Jagdish Bola’s co-accused Jagjit Chahal want High Court to order CBI inquiry into drug racket in Punjab

Chandigarh/ Punjab (It may sound surprising to many but its a fact that Punjab drug racket case accused are demanding CBI inquiry into the case, where as Punjab's ruling politicians are opposing it. Jagish Bhola, a prime accused in this international drug racket case has repeatedly been daring Punjab government to order CBI inquiry into this matter.

Attempt to abduct/ kidnap Shashi Kant foiled; CHD police arrest some persons; Punjab police behind it – Shashi Kant

Chandigarh/ Punjab (January 10, 2014): According to a news reported by P7 News, some persons made an attempt to kidnap Shashi Kant former DGP (Prisons) Punjab. The news channel has reported that Chandigarh police have arrested some persons in relation to this incident.

Badal Govt. patronising drug peddlers in state: Former DGP Shashi Kant

Khanna, Punjab (January 9, 2014): Former Punjab Director-General of Police (Prisons) Shashi Kant has reiterated the charge that the Punjab Government is patronising drug peddlers in the state.

Bikram Majithia (L) | Jagdish Bhola (R)

Drug racket – Congress seeks Center’s intervention; Congress & Badal Dal equally responsible for drug abuse: SYP

New Delhi, India (January 09, 2014): As per media reports the Congress Party (on Jan. 08) demanded a CBI inquiry into allegations of drug peddling against Punjab cabinet minister Bikram Singh Majithia. Congress’ central and state leaders plan to meet the President on the issue.

Jagdish Bhola in Police custody

Jalandhar police gets remand of Jagdish Bhola; “Bhola will be forced to changed statement” Shashi Kant

Jalandhar, Punjab (January 09, 2013): It is learnt that the Jalandhar police produced druglord Jagdish Bhola before a local court on Jan. 08, which remanded him in police custody till January 14.

DGP Sumedh Saini defends Bikram Majithia in drug racket case; Played off demand of CBI inquiry into allegation levels by Jagidh Bhola

Chandigarh/ Punjab (January 09, 2014): Punjab police chief DGP Sumedh Saini has come to the defence of Punjab cabinet minister Bikram Majithia, a senior politician belonging to the ruling Badal regime.

Parkash Badal (L) and Sukhbir Badal (R)

Drug racket: To keep its image clean, Akali Dal should not run from the judicial probe, say Sikh Youth of Punjab

Hoshiarpur, Punjab (January 09, 2014): The Sikh Youth of Punjab has urged the Punjab chief minister not to run from the probe into global drug racket in case he wishes to keep the image of the party clean.

Bikram Majithia (L) and Sukhbir Badal (R)

Sukhbir Badal rules out CBI inquiry into Bikram Majithia’s alleged links with drugs racket

Mohali, Punjab (January 08, 2014): Punjab's Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has reportedly ruled out CBI inquiry into alleged involvement of Punjab cabinet minister Bikram Majithia into global drug racket.

Badal Government on back foot over after disclosure of Bikram Majithia’s name by Jagdish Bhola

Chandigarh/ Punjab (January 8, 2014): As per media reports a day after drug accused Jagdish Bhola raised a political storm linking Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia with the illicit drug trade in Punjab, the state government is in a fix on how best to deal with the raging controversy.

Judicial probe about involvement of Bikram Majithia in drug racket is necessary: Dal Khalsa spokesperson

Amritsar, Punjab (January 07, 2014): Kanwar Pal Singh, spokesperson of the Dal Khalsa has stressed on the need of judicial probe into drug racket busted with the arrest of former Punjab cop Jagdish Bhola.

Bikram Majithia (L) | Jagdish Bhola (R)

Bikram Majithia denies links with Jagdish Bhola

Chandigarh, Punjab (January 7, 2013): Punjab Revenue and Public Relations minister Bikram Singh Majithia has reporedly denied that he had any involvement in the drug trade or with alleged drug kingpin Jagdish Bhola.

Sukhbir accompanied by Bikram Majithia evades media query over Jagidsh Bhola’s demand for CBI investigation into drugs racket

Chandigarh/ Punjab (January 06, 2014): The media persons reportedly questioned Punjab's deputy minister Sukhbir Badal after the recent allegation by Jagdish Bhola against Punjab's cabinet minister Bikram Majithia. Jagish Bhola, who is facing criminal charges in a high profile drugs racket case, told media persons during after one of his court appearances that Bikram Majithia was also involved in drugs smuggling.

Bikramjit Majhithia involved in drugs racket, says Jagdish Bhola

Mohali, Punjab (January 06, 2014): According to certain media reports Jagdish Bhola, one of the prime accused facing changes of drugs trafficking, claimed on January 06, 2014 that Punjab cabinet minister Bikram Majithia was involved in the drug racket recently busted by the state police.

Sikh Youth of Punjab leaders addressing a press conference [File Photo]

SYP demands judicial inquiry into Bhola’s confession about involvement of Punjab ministers in drug racket

Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab (December 20, 2013): The Sikh Youth of Punjab (SYP) has demanded an inquiry by sitting judge of Punjab and Haryana High Court to look into Jagdish Bhola's confession that three Punjab cabinet ministers were involved in the drug racket.