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Indiabulls Housing Finance soars after writ petition withdrawn

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Published : Jun 13, 2019, 2:21 pm IST
Updated : Jun 13, 2019, 2:21 pm IST

Indiabulls Housing Finance shares increased nearly 8 per cent higher.

A criminal writ petition had been filed on Monday in India’s Supreme Court, alleging that about 980 billion rupees had been siphoned out of Indiabulls.
 A criminal writ petition had been filed on Monday in India’s Supreme Court, alleging that about 980 billion rupees had been siphoned out of Indiabulls.

Bengaluru: Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd on Thursday said a writ petition alleging financial misdeeds against the mortgage lender had been withdrawn, sending shares nearly 8 per cent higher.

A criminal writ petition filed on Monday in India’s Supreme Court, alleging that about 980 billion rupees (USD 14 billion) had been siphoned out of the company by senior officials using a web of shell companies.

The company said on Wednesday the petitioner had admitted in court that the petition was defective in nature and that he would approach the court after rectifying it.

Tags: indiabulls housing finance, supreme court
Location: India, Karnataka, Bengaluru