Former Maha HM Anil Deshmukh moves Bombay HC; seeks interim protection from action by CBI

Former Maharashtra HM Anil Deshmukh has now filed a plea in the Bombay High Court, seeking the quashing of the CBI complaint filed against him in the Vasooligate case on the charges levelled by Mumbai's former top cop Parambir Singh. The Bombay HC directed the CBI to conduct a preliminary probe into the matter and CBI carried out raids in several locations, including the residence of Anil Deshmukh. Further, in his plea, Anil Deshmukh has also sought interim protection from the action. Parambir Singh levelled serious allegations against the Former Home Minister and accused him of operating an extortion racket in Mumbai.