Senior army officer chargsheeted in Sukna land scam

New Delhi, June 29 (PTI) Senior army officer Lt Gen Avadesh Prakash was today chargesheeted in Sukna land scam case with the army accusing him of trying to help secure defence land for a private realtor to set up a school near Siliguri West Bengal.

After the reconvened Court of Inquiry (COI) was completed earlier this month, the Army initiated the summary of evidence against him at the Eastern Command headquarters in Kolkata from today and Gen Prakash was slapped with five charges.