Chronicle Reporter, Jabalpur
Director of L N Medical College Jainarayan Chouksey, who was on run after being charge sheeted in the Vyapam’s PMT-2012 admission scam.
He was arrested from his house.His application for anticipatory bail was rejected by Supreme Court on March 6.On March 8 Madhya Pradesh high court had granted bail to Dr Ajay Goenka, managing director of Chirayu Health and Medicare Private Limited and four others who were charge sheeted in the same scam.
Others who got bail in the case include Dr Vijay Kumar Pandya – dean of People’s medical college, Dr Vijay Kumar Ramnani – member of people’s medical college admission committee, Dr D K Satpathy– incharge of L N Medical college’s admission committee and Ravi Saxena of Chirayu Medical College.Dr Goenka and Dr Satpati had surrendered before the court on January 31.
The court had sent both of them to jail till the next hearing, which was on February 24.Dr Goenka, an accused in the pre-medical test 2012 scam, had filed for anticipatory bail in MP high court in mid-December last year, which was rejected.
Dr Goenka then moved the Supreme Court, but the CBI special court issued an arrest warrant against him on January 27.CBI opposed the bail application, but was not able to state that the trial can be concluded at an early date.
“Keeping in view the fact that the trial is likely to take some time, we deem it appropriate to allow the application for releasing the petitioner Dr Ajay Goenka on bail.”.