CBI files FIR against former Prasar Bharti chief Lalli

(source: hindusatantimes.com)

The Central Bureau for Investigation (CBI) on Friday filed an FIR against former Prasar Bharti CEO BS Lalli. Lalli has been accused of causing irregularities in granting the broadcasting rights for Commonwealth Games (CWG) held in October last year. Earlier, the CBI was granted permission by the information and broadcasting ministry initiate an enquiry against Lalli.

The ministry has given a sanction to the CBI to probe Lalli’s role in award of broadcasting rights of the Commonwealth Games to UK based SIS Live, believed to have caused a loss of Rs 135 crore to the national exchequer.

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