New Delhi: CBI has taken over probe in the ambulance scam of Rajasthan in which it re-registered FIR of the state police naming former Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, ex-Union Minister Sachin Pilot, Karthi Chidambaram, Ravi Krishna among others as accused.
CBI on Friday carried out searches at the office of the firm Ziqitza Health Care in Jaipur and Mumbai against which a case has been registered.
FIR number 256/2014 was registered at Ashok Nagar Police station in Jaipur after BJP government was formed last year on the complaint of Jaipur Mayor Pankaj Joshi on 31 July, 2014.
At the request of Rajasthan government, the case was transferred to CBI which has now re-registered it under the Anti-Corruption Unit of the agency in New Delhi.
"The FIR was registered against the then Directors of the private firm at Mumbai/Jaipur and others including public servants under section 4...