Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has informed the Delhi high court that the state government’s ACB, investigating the company and others for alleged irregularities in raising the price of gas from KG-6 basin, was asking for documents which do not pertain to the issue.
RIL has claimed in an affidavit placed before Justice Siddharth Mridul that the thousands of pages of documents sought by the Delhi government’s Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) “do not pertain to the issue of fixation of price of gas”. It has also said that between April 28, 2014, and May 24, 2018, its officials have been summoned by the ACB 27 times.
The submissions were made by the company in response to the court’s direction on April 12 to give details of the number of times RIL officials were summoned and the particulars of documents sought by ACB. Read More