I am innocent : Dasari

dasariFormer Union minister for mines, Dasari Narayana Rao has clarified that he had no role to play in allocation of coal block and told that he is innocent.

He said, the allocation process of coal blocks is done by Union Minister or Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and he was just a minister of state.

CBI has included the Dasari’s name as one of the accused for receiving the bribe of Rs.2 crores for allocating coal blocks to jindal steel and power Ltd and Gagan sponge Iron pvt ltd owned by the Industrialist Naveen Jindal.