The CBI told the SC that the inquiry into the alleged disproportionate assets of Mulayam Singh and his sons -- Akhilesh Yadav and Prateek Yadav and daughter-in-law and Dimple Yadav were closed in 2013 as no evidence could be found.
Political leaders cutting across party lines have a striking similarity in taking loans from family members. From Congress president Rahul Gandhi to Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, all share this trait
A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked the CBI to file its response within four weeks on a fresh plea filed by a Congress activist in the disproportionate assets case against Mulayam Singh Yadav.
The chief minister also deprecated Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav's step of forging a poll alliance with his father's arch rival Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati, terming the coalition as one 'aimed at usurping power'.