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HC asks EOW to register FIR in Maharashtra Co-op Bank scam
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HC asks EOW to register FIR in Maharashtra Co-op Bank scam

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Mumbai, Aug 22: The Bombay high court on Thursday directed the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the city police to register a first information report (FIR) within five days in the Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank scam, involving top politicians of NCP -- Ajit Pawar, Vijaysingh Mohite-Patil and Anand Adsul, who were among the directors and accused of allegedly swindling the bank of thousands of crores.

A division bench of Justices Satyaranjan Dharmadhikari and Justice Sandeep Shinde passed an order during the hearing of a public interest litigation (PIL), filed by activist Surendar Aroa, seeking direction to register FIR in the scam.UNI