The CBI has filed a supplementary cost sheet within the Rs 3,700-crore AgustaWestland rip-off towards former Defence Secretary Shashi Kant Sharma and 4 Indian Air Drive personnel, officers mentioned Wednesday.
The CBI filed the cost sheet after getting the nod from the federal government to prosecute Sharma, who was the Defence Secretary between 2011 and 2013 earlier than being appointed the Comptroller and Auditor Basic.
The central probe company has additionally named the then Air Vice Marshal Jasbir Singh Panesar (now retired), deputy chief check pilot S A Kunte, the then Wing Commander Thomas Mathew and Group Captain N Santosh, they mentioned.
Kunte and Santosh retired as air commodores.
The alleged rip-off pertains to the acquisition of 12 VVIP helicopters from AgustaWestland.