New Delhi, Feb 4: Following is the chronology of the events in which a Delhi court rejected the plea of Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy to make Home Minister P Chidambaram a co-accused in the 2G case.
Dec 15, 2010: Swamy moves Special CBI court seeking prosecution of the then Telecom Minister A Raja in 2G scam and his (Swamy's) appointment as public prosecutor. Jan 7, 2011: Court holds Swamy's complaint against A Raja “maintainable”.
Mar 25, 2011: Swamy's complaint transferred to Special court set up at the instance of the Supreme Court to try all cases related to 2G scam.
Aug 23, 2011: Swamy moves SC for CBI probe against Home Minister and the then Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the 2G case.
Aug 26, 2011: Swamy tells Special CBI court that he will file a plea before it to make Chidambaram a co-accused.
Sept 8, 2011: SC directs Swamy to submit his correspondence with the CBI in connection with his plea to investigate Chidambaram's alleged role in the 2G scam.
Sept 15, 2011: Swamy tells court he will bring new facts that Chidambaram and Raja had a role in deciding 2G spectrum prices and entry fee.
Sept 22, 2011: CBI defends Chidambaram in SC, blames Department of Telecom (DoT).
Oct 10, 2011: SC reserves order on Swamy's plea for a probe into the alleged role of Chidambaram in the 2G scam.
Jan 7, 2012: Swamy places on record various certified copies of the documents in support of his private complaint against Chidambaram.
Jan 21, 2012: Special Court reserves order for February 4.
Feb 2, 2012: SC refuses to ask CBI to probe role of Chidambaram in 2G case and leaves it to the Special Court to decide the matter.
Feb 4, 2012: Special Court dismisses Swamy's plea to make Chidambaram a co-accused.