Supreme Court rejects plea by N Chandrababu Naidu to quash FIR in Skill Development scam but delivers split verdict on Section 17A PC Act

However, both judges differed on the interpretation of Section 17A of the Prevention of Corruption Act which makes prior government sanction mandatory to prosecute public servant for an act done in his official capacity.
N Chandrababu Naidu, Supreme Court
N Chandrababu Naidu, Supreme CourtN Chandrababu Naidu (Facebook)

The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a plea filed by former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu seeking quashing of the first information report (FIR) registered against him in the Andhra Pradesh skill development programme scam case [Nara Chandrababu Naidu vs State of Andhra Pradesh and Anr].

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