Sex scandal-hit Navy officer to be axed
By FnF Correspondent
PUBLISHED: Feb 05, 2011, 18:59 pm IST | UPDATED: Feb 07, 2011, 22:09 pm
Keywords: India Navy Commodore Sukhjinder Singh Sex scandal Discharge from duty
New Delhi: Commodore Sukhjinder Singh, an Indian Navy officer who was closely involved with the aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov deal with Russia and is facing a sex scandal probe, will be discharged from service, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said Saturday.
"He (Singh) will be discharged. He will not be in service now," Antony told reporters at a function to induct US-built C-130J aircraft into the Indian Air Force.