rejected the application on the grounds
However, according to a lawyer, the court rejected the application on the ground that the accused does not have the jurisdiction to decide whom the prosecution should call as witnesses. Earlier, the central probe agency, in its reply to the court, had said that the accused has no locus standi to seek further investigation in the matter and his application should be dismissed.
what is the matter
Kirti Ambani, a former senior executive of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), was the main accused in the case. Kirti died during the trial. On July 31, 1989, an FIR was registered against Kirti Ambani and others for conspiring to kill Wadia, former chairman of Bombay Dyeing, due to business rivalry. The Maharashtra government handed over the investigation to the CBI on August 2, 1989, but the trial began in 2003.
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