[Navin Ramgoolam] To Appear In Court On His Birthday

The former Prime Minister of our country will celebrate his birthday in an unusual way today. He will have to appear in the District Court of Port Louis this afternoon.

The representative of the State Law Office will indicate whether formal charges will be filed against the former prime minister regarding six cases. This implies a provisional charge of conspiracy to defraud in the BAI case; conspiracy and influencing public official in the case of Betamax.

The former Prime Minister faces three provisional charges of public official using his office for gratification for granting state land to Gowry brothers, the priests Sungkur and Sonu Kumar Jha.