The former commissioner has additionally sought a CBI inquiry towards Maharashtra dwelling minister Anil Deshmukh into alleged corrupt malpractices.
Singh was moved out as Mumbai Police Commissioner in wake of the Antilia bomb scare case and had challenged the state authorities’s order to switch him from the highest put up.
Following his ouster, Singh filed a petition within the Supreme Court on March 22 claiming that state dwelling minister Anil Deshmukh “pressurised” him to probe and implicate sure BJP leaders in MP Mohan Delkar’s dying case.
However, the SC on Wednesday informed Singh to first plead his case within the excessive court docket, following which Singh approached the HC as we speak.
Hearing Singh’s petition, the apex court docket had aslo stated that the allegations levelled towards Deshmukh are “very serious”.
Since his fallout with the Maharashtra authorities, Singh has levelled a number of allegations towards Deshmukh, who’s a Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief.
Singh’s allegations towards Deshmukh of indulging in corrupt malpractices and demanding cops to gather cash from accommodations, bars, golf equipment and many others., has put the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) authorities in a tricky spot.
MVA, the ruling coalition of Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP, has termed Singh’s allegations because the opposition’s try to topple the MVA authorities.
In Saamna, the Shiv Sena mouthpiece, the social gathering, earlier this week, warned that any try to carry down the MVA authorities would set off “fire”.