BJP Suspends Member and Son Named in Vyapam FIR by CBI

BJP suspends Madhya Pradesh backward class commission member named in CBI’s FIR in Vyapam Scam.

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Madhya Pradesh Backward Class Commission member and BJP leader Gulab Singh Kirar, who is named as an accused along with his son in the Vyapam scam, has been suspended by the party following registration of fresh FIR against him by the CBI.

We have suspended him from the party’s primary membership yesterday.
—Nandkumar Singh Chouhan, BJP State President, Madhya Pradesh

An FIR against him and his son Dr Shakti Singh Kirar was registered in the Vyapam’s Pre-PG entrance test rigging issue.

Kirar had been untraceable since the scam was exposed and his name figured in it during the Gwalior STF’s probe, which had also registered a case against him, eight months ago.

The CBI has named eight persons in the FIR registered on July 15 in a case related to Pre-PG examination of 2011.

The central probe agency has registered five FIRs in as a part of the probe into the killer Vyapam Scam.

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