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Rajasthan Royals owner Raj Kundra questioned by Delhi Police

June 05, 2013 13:24 IST

The Delhi Police, on Wednesday, called Rajasthan Royals owner Raj Kundra, to its Special Cell office on Lodhi Road, to seek details about accused players in the IPL spot-fixing case and the agreement they had reached with them.

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Rajasthan Royals' owner Raj Kundra with wife Shilpa ShettyEarlier this week, Delhi Police had sought inputs from former BCCI Secretary Sanjay Jagdale and IPL CEO Sundar Raman on the tripartite agreement between BCCI, IPL teams and players.

On Tuesday, the Delhi Police had invoked the stringent MCOCA against suspended cricketer S Sreesanth and 22 others in the IPL spot-fixing scandal. The spot-fixing  "command" allegedly originated from underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's outfit.

Following this, a Delhi court remanded Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and the others to further judicial custody till June 18.

A total of 26 accused have been arrested by the Delhi Police in the case, out of which Rajasthan Royals' Ankeet Chavan is on interim bail till June 6 while Sreesanth's friend Abhishek Shukla is on regular bail.

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