Top Judge accused of corruption, may lose promotion to SC; NDTV, Sep 16, 2009
The man at the centre of the storm is P D Dinakaran, the Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court. Dinakaran is among five judges recommended for the Supreme Court by the Chief Justice of India. But some of the country’s most senior lawyers, including Fali Nariman and Shanti Bhushan, say Dinakaran must explain allegations of disproportionate wealth. “How did the money come? All this requires investigation,” says Shanti Bhushan.