Union Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran sent a legal notice to Tehelka magazine. Tehelka magazine that claimed that Dayanidhi Maran had favored telecom license to certain firms in 2006.Union Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran Issued a Legal Notice to Tehelka Magazine
According to the Tehelka report, Maran in 2006 deliberately delayed clearing license to certain companies. The report claimed that the delay pressurized Aircel to strike a deal with Maxis.
Maran’s notice has called the report a ‘blatant concocted lie’ and says the report is a lie on the pretext of investigative journalism.
Tehelka has also issued a statement in reaction to the legal notice issued by Maran. Tehelka says they are yet to receive legal notice from former Telecom Minister.