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The deal between Antrix and Devas was signed in when G Madhavan Nair was at the helm of affairs in the Department of Space (DoS). Former ISRO chairperson Madhavan Nair took advantage of the many positions of power he held to push deal through, says Comptroller and Auditor General. New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday granted bail to former Isro chairperson G. Madhavan Nair in the Antrix-Devas case that had caused a loss.

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As per the agreement, Antrix was to provide 70 MHz of the scarce S-Band space segment to Devas for its digital multimedia services.

qntrix The entire 70 MHz MSS segment was sold to Devas for around Rs 1, crore, which was a small amount for such a huge amount of spectrum capacity. Home Topic Antrix-devas Deal.

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Nair is disparaged for taking advantage of his multiple roles. The New Indian Express. India will appeal against the verdict of the Hague tribunal in Antrix-Devas deal case, in which the international court had declared the annulling of the contract as “unfair” and “inequitable” and asked it to pay huge amount as compensation.

A Delhi court on Saturday granted bail to former Isro chairperson G. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Sheikh Hasina wins 3rd term as PM in Bangladesh: This article needs to be updated.

Official Website Facebook Twitter. However, the deal failed to take off, as the then Manmohan Singh-led government in said the project was already under review and action has been initiated for termination of the contract. Retrieved 6 February However, except three accused, the court granted bail to the rest who appeared before it, including A.

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Nair Feb 5, 2: The aim of the project was to provide broadband wireless services to the remote areas of India. Retrieved 16 May Retrieved 3 June This will alert our moderators to take action. The cognisance of the final probe report was taken after the CBI apprised the court that it had secured the requisite sanction from the authorities concerned to prosecute the former officials of premier space organisations.

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To see your saved stories, click on link hightlighted in bold. The Hague-based tribunal, which regularly takes cases involving states, including investment treaty claims brought under arbitration rules of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law UNCITRALalso found that India breached its treaty commitments to accord fair and equitable treatment to Devas’s foreign investors.

The probe agency opposed the bail plea, saying they were dfvas profile people and may flee if released on bail. During the proceedings, the Central Bureau of Investigation CBI informed the court that two accused could not be served summons as they had settled in the US, and the process was still on to execute the summons to them.

Foul language Slanderous Inciting hatred against a certain community Others. Sridhar Murthy, the then-executive director of Anhrix. The case relates to leasing of S-Band, a restricted wavelength of the INSAT satellites to deliver video, multimedia and information services to mobile receivers in vehicles and mobile phones to Devas Multimedia by Antrix.

He later blamed the UPA-2 government for things going south in the deal. The ED has accused Devas Multimedia, its subsidiaries and its senior officials, and Sridhara Murthi, the former MD of Antrix, of facilitating the siphoning of a dral of Rs crore foreign deeal that was received by Devas Multimedia on the basis of its agreement with ISRO for building and launching two satellites to provide video services on mobile handsets in India.

Nair misled nation, says PM’s Office Feb 6, In a statement, Devas said, “A Permanent Court of Arbitration tribunal has found that the government of India’s actions in annulling a contract between Devas and Antrix Corporation Ltd, and denying Devas commercial use of S-band spectrum, constituted an expropriation. Top space scientist resigns Antirx News Indo-Asian News Service Friday February 24, Eminent scientist Roddam Narasimha, the senior-most member of the Space Commission, has resigned to protest the blacklisting of former chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation, G Madhavan Nair and three others in connection with the Antrix-Devas spectrum deal, a senior official of the Indian space agency said on Friday.

The Department of Space DoSin a statement, said that in the award, issued on “jurisdiction and merits on 25 July, “, the tribunal has said that the Indian government’s essential dwvas interest provisions “do apply in this case to an extent” and the “limited liability of compensation shall be limited to 40 percent of the value of xntrix investment” but the precise quantum has not been determined as yet.


A further Rs Note ban reduced real economic activity, shows NBER paper.

Some former scientists were found guilty of “acts of commission” or “acts of omission”. Today’s verdict from the International Tribunal at the Hague could further the perception of India as an unreliable recipient of foreign investment, one who is prone to abrupt policy changes. ISRO refuses to share details on Nair’s anfrix India News Press Trust of India Sunday March 11, Indian Space Research Organisation has refused to share details of the progress of former space agency chief G Madhavan Nair’s complaint on the action taken against him in the controversial Antrix-Devas deal, saying a probe was still on in the matter.

Defence Defence National International Industry. The CBI accused them of hatching a criminal conspiracy with an intent to cause undue antrixx to themselves or others by abusing their official positions and causing loss to Antrix Corporation and ISRO. Pro-democracy icon turned iron lady, Awami League leader oversaw 10 years of economic growth.

Antrix-Devas deal case: Former Isro chief G. Madhavan Nair granted bail

Top space scientist resigns. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. We are a voice to you; you have been a support to us. It was awarded ‘ Miniratna ‘ status by the government in [2] and achieved a turnover of Rs. Former Isro chairperson Defas. Indian Space Research Organisation has refused to share debas of the progress of former space agency chief G Madhavan Nair’s complaint on the action taken against him in the controversial Antrix-Devas deal, saying a probe was still on in the matter.

The government established two panels to probe the matter. Home India Antrix-Devas deal: Fill in your details: